Oscar Hicks
  • 87 years old
  • Date of birth: Jan 28, 1927
  • Date of passing: Feb 4, 2014
Let the memory of Oscar be with us forever

Oscar Hicks, 87, a longtime resident of Creedmoor passed away Tuesday, February 04, 2014 at Peaks Resource of Treyburn.

A native of Person County, the son of the late Bunnie and Eva Hicks.  He was a member of Fellowship Baptist Church and a retired barber.

Funeral services will be conducted at 2:00 P.M. Friday, February 7th at Fellowship Baptist Church.  Burial will be in Carolina Memorial Gardens.

Surviving are his wife of sixty-two years, Betty Arnold Hicks of the home, two daughters; Vicky Hicks Cates of Butner, Susan Hicks Miller of Anderson, S.C., one son, Steve Oscar Hicks of Creedmoor, five grandchildren; William Crews III, Christopher Gilliam, Stephen Hicks, Lauren Rigsbee and Katie Miller, four great-grandchildren; Ayden Rigsbee, Peyton Hicks, Emily Crews and Landon Rigsbee.

Flowers are accepted or memorials can be made to a charity of one’s choice.

Visitation will be held from 6:00 – 8:00 P.M. Thursday, February 6th, 2014 at Eakes Funeral Home in Creedmoor and at other times the home of Vicky Cates.

Memorial Tributes
This tribute was added by Sandy Averette on 13th February 2014

"So sorry. I know you will miss him greatly.  He always had such a gentle spirit ~ full of life, love and music!  I remember those nights of singing at your house when I was a child.  Love to all of you!  Tommy & Sandy Averette"

This tribute was added by Phyllis Beck on 9th February 2014

"Thinking of you in sympathy...David and Phyllis Beck"

This tribute was added by Michael Turner on 6th February 2014

"Vickie:  I was very sadden to hear of the loss of your dad.  I remember going to him to get hair cuts many years ago.  He was such a gentle and caring person.  You and the family will be in our prayers in the days and weeks ahead.  God Bless you"

This tribute was added by Christiane Bracci on 5th February 2014

"Dear Vicky and Family - my heartfelt sympathy for the loss of your Father.
Chris Bracci"

This tribute was added by Angela Rhodes on 5th February 2014

"Praying for your family.  Oscar is with Jesus. He is a guardian angel.
Dennis and Angela Rhodes"

This tribute was added by Anna Mimken on 5th February 2014

"Vicky, I know this is a very sad time for you and your family, but there is joy in the fact that he is singing and playing up in Heaven.


This tribute was added by Dianne White on 5th February 2014

"Vicky, thinking about you during this difficult time.  You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.  As I said before, cherish your memories - they are FOREVER."

This tribute was added by Shelia Butts on 5th February 2014

"I'm so deeply sorry at this very kind and sweet man's passing. In many ways Oscar reminded me so much of my own daddy and that is one of the reasons I felt so close to him. I know you will all miss him so much and we as his friends will also. My deepest sympathies to all of you and know many prayers of comfort are being offered for you."

This tribute was added by Kay Turner on 4th February 2014

"My prayers go out to you Betty & family.  Oscar was such a dear friend . His smiling face will be missed.May God give you peace during this difficult time."

This tribute was added by Linda Elms on 4th February 2014

"Our thoughts and prayers to the Hicks family. God be with you all during this difficult time."

"Wayne and Linda Elms"

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