Lawrence Hicks, Jr., 94, died at the home of his daughter on Sunday, May 6, 2018. He was a native and lifelong resident of Wake County. Mr. Hicks was born, April 26, 1924 to the late Lawrence and Effie Wall Hicks.
Lawrence was a US Navy veteran. He was a professional home painter for over 50 years. He was an avid golfer and fisherman.
Mr. Hicks was preceded in death by his parents, his wife, Daphine, a son, James Lawrence Hicks, four sisters, Virginia Hicks, Mary Grace Ivie, Ellen White and Frances Medlin along with three brothers, John, Richard and David Hicks.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 pm Saturday, May 12, 2018 in the Chapel of Bright Funeral Home, Wake Forest. Pastor Chris Bagley will officiate. Burial will follow in Pine Forest Memorial Garden, Wake Forest.
Surviving are: a daughter, Miriam Pollard and husband, James of Clayton; a son, Danny Hicks of Wake Forest; two brothers, Frank Hicks and wife, Darlene of Salisbury and Ronnie Hicks of Wake Forest; numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be held 1:00-2:00 pm Saturday, May 12, 2018 at Bright Funeral Home & Cremation Center, 405 South Main St., Wake Forest.
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