Valerie Hawkins Hicks, 44, of Trenton, died early Tuesday morning, March 26, 2019. Mrs. Hicks enjoyed spending time with her grandbabies and Papa Steve. She was of the Church of Christ faith and had beeny employed at Skyline Power Equipment and York’s Small Engine. She attended Dade County High School, class of 1993.
She was preceded in death by her father, Bufford Hawkins, and grandparents, Emmitt and Sarah Bruce and Buddy and Mattie Hawkins.
Surviving include her daughters, Nikki Hicks and Ashley Hicks of Trenton; grandchildren, Errie Hicks, Charlee Smith, Aiden Smith, Dallas Hicks and Hurshel Hicks; mother, Liz Hawkins of Trenton; special boyfriend, Papa Steve Rachels of Chattanooga; sister, Lisa (Randy) York of Trenton; brothers, Houston Hawkins and Wayne Hawkins of Trenton; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. on Friday, March 27, in the chapel with Preacher Lee Cox officiating. Interment will follow in Sarah’s Chapel Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 4-8 p.m. on Thursday and noon to 2 p.m. on Friday at Ryan Funeral Home in Trenton, Ga.
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