Geraldine Lucille Buck Hicks, 86, of Kennett, died Saturday, Dec. 6, 2008., at National HealthCare in Kennett.
Born Aug. 3, 1922, in Arbyrd, Mo., she was the daughter of the late Charlie and Bessie Ray Buck.
On Aug. 3, 1939, in Cardwell, Mo., she married Curt Hicks, who survives.
Survivors also include two sons, Jerry Hicks and Ronnie Hicks and wife, Brenda, all of Kennett; one daughter, Marla Blanton and husband, Fred, of Holcomb, Mo.; one sister, Evadene Roach, of Chicago, Ill.; five grandchildren, David Hicks, of Paragould, Ark., Greg Hicks, of McKinney, Texas, Stephanie Estes and Steven Hicks, both of Kennett and Sarah Jo Morgan, of Holcomb, Mo., and seven great-grandchildren, Danielle, Dylan, Zack and Alley Hicks, Kelsey and Wyatt Estes, Eli Morgan and Trey Smith.
She was preceded in death by three brothers, Levi, Bud and Ralph and two sisters, Helen Wheeler and Betty Dunning.
Funeral services were held at 10 a.m., Tuesday, Dec. 9, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel in Kennett with Rev. Harold Dunbar officiating.
Burial was in the Memorial Gardens Cemetery at Kennett.
Memorials may be made to the Varner River Baptist Memorial Fund.