Charles Edward Hicks passed from this life on Monday, September 11, 2017 in Tulsa at 65 years of age. He was born February 8, 1952 in Dover, Arkansas to Charles Leslie Hicks and Ruth Evelyn (Whitten) Hicks. Charles has been a resident of the Tulsa community nearly all of his life and graduated from Sapulpa High School, class of 1970. He was a custodian of Sapulpa Public Schools, and enjoyed reading and science fiction, watching movies, and carpentry.
Charles was preceded in death by his parents and a brother-in-law, Ron Hillstrom. He leaves behind three sisters: Annette Hillstrom of Jenks, Mary Faulkner and husband, Steve, of Jenks, and Ruthie Fort and husband, Jerry, of Tulsa; a brother, Dewey Hicks and wife, Melissa, of Jenks; 7 nieces and nephews; 2 great nieces and a great nephew; and numerous cousins, extended family and friends.
A memorial service will be held at 1:00 PM, Saturday September 16, 2017 at Oakridge Baptist Church with Bro. Dean Robison officiating. A private inurnment will take place at a later date at Bixby City Cemetery. Arrangements are under the direction of Heath-Griffith Funeral Home, (918) 446-6633.
I worked with ed at sapulpa school My prayers are with your family
Annette and fanily, So sorry to hear about your loss, you are in my prayers. If you need anything please let me know.
Lynda TaffTulsa, OK
My heart and prayers go out to Edward's family and friends.
Michelle Hicks EvansMannford, OK
My sincerest sympathy.
Donna McCartyTulsa, OK