Howard Hickey
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Howard “Don” Hickey, 73, of Spring City, died Monday, Jan. 6, 2014.

He was a resident of Rhea County. He was the son of the late Hazel and Pearl Hickey. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by two sisters: Cleo Copeland and Mary Francis Curry; and one brother, William J. Robinson.

He is survived by his loving wife of 32 years, Mary Jo Hickey; daughter, Tiffany Norman of Dayton; sons: Barry Ray, Norris, Robert, Terry and Victor Hickey; stepsons: Larry and Tim Robinson; sisters: Cardell Tharpe and Beluah Hickey of Paris; brother, Richard (Mary) Hickey of Rockwood; brother-in-law, Thomas J. Ray; 16 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; with several nieces, nephews and other extended family members.

His body was cremated and there will be no public service.

You are encouraged to share a memory of Howard and/or your personal condolences with his family by visiting his memory web page and guestbook at

Companion Funeral Home and the Cody family are honored to assist the Hickey family with these arrangements.