Moultrie Observer


April 10, 2012

Michael Dewayne Hicks

MOULTRIE — Michael Dewayne Hicks, 46, of Moultrie, died Tuesday, April 10, 2012, at his home.

Funeral services will be 2 p.m., Friday, April 13, at Cobb Funeral Chapel with the Rev. Terry Webb, the Rev. Stephan Massey and Mr. Shane Miller officiating. Interment, with military honors, will follow in Cobb Suncrest Memorial Gardens, with the Rev. Robert Tilson officiating. Casketbearers will be Mike Hobgood, Jerry Hicks, Michael Ward, Shannon Hicks, Shane Miller and Eugene Powell.

Born July 9, 1965, in Moultrie, he was the son of Carmen Cowart Hicks and the late George “Gebbie” William Hicks. He served in the United States Army 82nd Airborne Division, and was an agent with Senior Life Insurance Co. He was a member of the V.F.W., the American Legion and Temple Baptist Church.

In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by one brother, Aaron Hicks.

Surviving, in addition to his mother of Moultrie, are his wife, Melissa Casteloes Hicks of Moultrie; one son, Corey Matthew Hicks of Jacksonville, Fla.; one daughter, Jessica Hicks Dozier and husband Michael of Norman Park; one granddaughter, Layla Jade Dozier of Norman Park; three brothers, George Hicks and wife Margie, Steve Hicks and wife Katie, Danny Hicks and wife Kim, all of Moultrie; two sisters, Debbie Hicks Miller and husband Tyrone of Ashburn and Kay Hicks of Moultrie; a sister-in-law, Denise Hicks of Moultrie; a special niece, Jo’Leigh Hicks; and several other nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m., today, April 12, at Cobb Funeral Chapel.

The family may be contacted at the home of Carmen Hicks, 1143 Fred Webb Road, in Moultrie.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Cobb Funeral Chapel.

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