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October 15, 1943 ~ November 3, 2017 (age 74)

The Piano Brothers

Geraldine Hicks departed from this life on Friday, November 3, 2017 at the Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital being 74 years, 15 days and 1 months old. She was born in McCreary County on October 15, 1943 to the late Edwin Sumner and Nora Perry.

Geraldine was a member of the Taylor Ridge United Baptist Church. She was a homemaker; enjoyed cooking, cleaning, shopping and her grandchildren.

Preceding her in death is her husband: Arvil Lee Hicks, daughter: Patricia Hicks, and brother: Donald Sumner.

Surviving family includes: sons: Scottie Hicks (wife Susie), Ronnie Hicks, brothers: Bobby Gene Sumner (wife Ruth), Richard Sumner, sister in law: Linda Sumner all of Whitley City, Kentucky, grandchildren: Tabitha Slaven (husband Kyler), Morgan Hicks-Stogsdill, Summer Hicks, great grandchildren: Noahlee Grace Slaven, and one on the way.

Funeral Services: 11:00 A.M., Wednesday, November 8, 2017 in the chapel of McCreary County Funeral Home.

Visitation: Tuesday, November 7, 2016 from 6:00-9:00 P.M., at the funeral home.

Burial: Taylor Ridge Cemetery

McCreary County Funeral Home entrusted with the arrangements. 

 Service Information

November 7, 2017

6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
McCreary County Funeral Home
PO BOX 456 / 48 W Hwy 700
Whitley City, KY 42653

Funeral Service
November 8, 2017

11:00 AM
McCreary County Funeral Home
PO BOX 456 / 48 W Hwy 700
Whitley City, KY 42653

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