Dee Wicker, 70, of Malden, Mo., died Monday, Jan. 19, 2004, at the Ridgeview Nursing Center in Malden.
Born Feb. 17, 1933, in Adamville, Tenn., son of the late Ira and Jewell Hurley Wicker, he was a member of the Ely Baptist Church in Kennett.
He married Irene Wheeler, who survives.
Survivors also include one son Ray Wicker, of Malden; one daughter, Peggy Gage and husband, Mike, of Malden; three brothers, Johnny and Jack Wicker, both of Lansing, Mich. and Lloyd Wicker, of Phoenix, Ariz.; two sisters, Shirley Wright, of Phoenix and Betty Christian, of Lansing; one grandson, Michael Gage, Jr., of Kennett and one great-granddaughter, Mary Hannah Gage, of Kennett.
He was preceded in death by one brother, Floyd Wicker.
Visitation will begin at 6 p.m. today, Wednesday, Jan. 21, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Kennett.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 22, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Don Slatton officiating.
Burial will follow at the Oak Ridge Cemetery in Kennett.