Carolyn Hicks

Born: Fri., Jun. 2, 1944
Died: Mon., Oct. 2, 2017


9:00 AM to 11:00 PM, Fri., Oct. 06, 2017
Location: Murphy-Parks Funeral Home

Funeral Service

11:00 AM Fri., Oct. 06, 2017
Location: Murphy-Parks Funeral Home

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Carolyn  Hicks, 73, of Mays, IN passed away October 2, 2017, peacefully at home with family by her side.

Born June 2, 1944 in Milford, IN, she was the daughter of Arthur O. White and Bertha (Milligan) White.

Carolyn married Melvin Hicks on  September 3, 1960 and he preceded her in death on January 15, 1988.

She is survived by her sons, Frank (Terri) Hicks, Frankton, IN., Tim Hicks, Franklin, IN., Tom Hicks, Greensburg, IN., Brad (Carrie) Hicks, Shelbyville, IN; daughters, Becky York, Arlington, IN., Phoebe (Randy) Jacobs, Rushville, IN., Janet Hicks (fiancee, Leo Mills), Connersville, IN., Tonya (Christian) Mottau, Danville, IN., 14 grandchildren, and 13 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, daughter, Jeannette Green, brothers, Howard White, and Ralph White and sisters, Mildred Richey, Dorothy White and Myrtle Petro.

She attended Burney School.  She worked at Caldwell Recycling and Collin Aikmans in Morristown.

Carolyn loved playing bingo, reading, gardening, cooking for her family  and shopping at yard sales. Her most precious times were spent at home with her family. She was a loving and giving lady and will be greatly missed by all that knew her.

Visitation will be Friday, October 6, 2017 from  9:00 AM to 11:00 AM at Murphy-Parks Funeral Service, 703 S. Harrison St., Shelbyville, IN.

Funeral service will follow at 11:00 AM at the funeral home with Dr. P.T. Wilson officiating.

Burial will be in Forest Hill Cemetery Shelbyville IN.

Funeral Directors Greg, Sheila, and Stuart Parks are honored to conduct the services for  Mrs. Hicks.

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Cherryl Moreno
   Posted Wed October 04, 2017

SWEET AND WARM  REMEMBRANCE TABLE ARRANGEMENT was sent by Francis and Cherryl Moreno.

Dearest Tim and Family, We know you are grieving the loss of your dear mother; in this moment of pain we pray for God to grant you strength and courage. May her soul rest in peace. Please accept our condolences. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Francis and Cherryl Moreno

Clements family
   Posted Thu October 05, 2017
Please accept our deepest sympathy for your loss. May you find comfort in God and find continuing strength and peace in the days ahead. 2 Corinthians 1:3,4

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