Let the memory of Oscar be with us forever
  • 87 years old
  • Born on January 28, 1927 .
  • Passed away on February 4, 2014 .

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.

Posted 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
Posted by Phyllis Beck on 9th February 2014
Thinking of you in sympathy...David and Phyllis Beck
Posted 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
Posted 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.
Posted 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.
Posted 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. Anna
Posted by Angela Rhodes on 5th February 2014
Praying for your family. Oscar is with Jesus. He is a guardian angel. Dennis and Angela Rhodes
Posted by Christiane Bracci on 5th February 2014
Dear Vicky and Family - my heartfelt sympathy for the loss of your Father. Chris Bracci
Posted 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
Posted 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.

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