Gloria Mae Hicks


Gloria Mae Hicks, 73, of Benton, died Friday, Oct. 13, 2017, at her residence.

She was a member of Oak Grove Baptist Church and loved her church family.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Gordon Brockington and Virginia Pardo; foster parents, Lloyd and Jenny Chase; son, Henry "Jay" Hicks; brother, Ronald "Fuzzy" Stevens; and granddaughter, Shelby Ann Pawlak.

She is survived by her daughter, Linda Kirk; and grandson, James Edward Pawlak.

A Celebration of Life will be at 6 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 22, 2017, at Oak Grove Baptist Church in Benton with the Rev. Joe Jenkins officiating.

The family will receive friends from 5 to 6 p.m. Sunday at the church prior to the service.,

Send a message of condolence and view the family guestbook at

Higgins Funeral Home of Benton is in charge of arrangements.


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