Pauline Hicks, age 78, of Westside Drive, Boone, passed away Saturday evening, January 14, 2017, at her home.

Pauline was born November 21, 1938 in Avery County, a daughter of the late Howard and Hazel Oaks Hicks. She was a homemaker and a member of Beech Valley Baptist Church.

Pauline is survived by one daughter, Toni Hicks of Atlanta, Georgia; three sons, Alex Hicks of Fleetwood, Bobby Hicks and wife Peggy of Butler, Tennessee, and Gary Hicks and wife Jeanie of Vilas; four granddaughters, Jessica Hicks, Heather Harris, Amberly Hicks, and Camaline Hicks; two grandsons, Will Hicks and Donovan Hicks; three sisters, Rose Edna Allison and husband Tom of Newton, Carolyn Sue Hicks of Johnson City, Tennessee, and Glenda Sue Norwood and husband Arnold of Banner Elk, and two brothers, Steve Hicks of Johnson City and Harold Ernest Hicks, Jr. of Vilas.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Mager Hardy Hicks; one son, Tommy Ray Hicks; one brother, Charles Hicks, and one sister, El Wanda Smith.

Funeral services for Pauline Hicks will be conducted Tuesday morning, January 17, 2017, at 11:00 o'clock, at Hampton Funeral Home Chapel. The body will lie in state, at the chapel, from 10:00 until 11:00 o'clock. Officiating will be Pastor Gordon Noble. Burial will follow in Mount Lawn Memorial Park and Gardens.

The family will receive friends Tuesday morning, from 10:00 until 11:00 o'clock, at the funeral home; prior to the service.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Seby Jones Regional Cancer Center, in care of Rob Hudspeth, Appalachian Regional Healthcare Foundation, 336 Deerfield Road, Boone, North Carolina, 28607.

Online condolences may be sent to the Hicks family at www.hamptonfuneralnc.com

Hampton Funeral and Cremation Service is in charge of

SERVICES

Visitation

Tuesday, January 17, 2017
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Hampton Funeral Service

683 Blowing Rock Road

Boone, North Carolina 28607

Funeral Service

Tuesday, January 17, 2017
11:00 AM

Hampton Funeral Service

683 Blowing Rock Road

Boone, North Carolina 28607

 

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