EUGENE D. HICKS - Arnoldsburg

Eugene D.Hicks, 72, of Arnoldsburg, WV, died July 11 in Minnie Hamilton Health Care Center, Grantsville.

Born in Roane County, he was a son of Mrs. Rosie Falls Hicks of Arnoldsburg and the late Earl Hicks. He was a tool dresser in the oil and gas drilling industry and was a US Army Veteran of the Korean War. He was a member of the Grantsville VFW.

Surviving in addition to his mother are his wife, Mrs. Arlene Stump Hicks and two sons, Harles Eugene Hicks of Spencer, WV and Edward D. Hicks of Arnoldsburg; a step-daughter, Loraine Bailey of North Carolina; two brothers, Dayton Hicks of Orma, WV and James Hicks of Mt. Zion; two sisters, Leota Liehen of Newark, Ohio and Mary Hicks of Gassaway, WV; ten grandchildren and nine great grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held Monday at 1 p.m. at Stump Funeral home, Arnoldsburg. Reverend Carl Marks will officiate. Interment will be in the Bailey Cemetery with Military Graveside Rites. Friends may call at the funeral home from 11 a.m. until the hour of service.