Boyd Wayne Hicks, Sr., 63, of Paragould, Ark., died Thursday, Oct. 8, 2009, at his residence.
Born Aug. 11, 1946, in Bono, Ark., son of the late Carl Edmond and Ruby Messer Hicks, he was a residential painter.
Survivors include one son, Boyd Wayne Hicks, Jr., of Piedmont, Mo.; two daughters, Kim Lyell, of Campbell, Mo., and Rose Davis, of Kennett; one sister, Coletta Chandler, of St. Louis, Mo.; seven grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by one son, Gary Hicks; one brother, George Hicks and one sister, Carlene Williams.
Graveside services were held at 1 p.m., today, Tuesday, Oct. 13, in the Mt. Zion Cemetery at Walcott, Ark., with Jim Johnson officiating.
Bradshaw Funeral Home in Kennett was in charge of arrangements.