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

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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