Nicholas H. Hicks Sr.

Jul. 18, 2013 @ 11:01 PM

Nicholas H. Hicks Sr. (Big Nick) of Seymour, TN, passed away July 17, 2013. He was of the Baptist faith. He worked at Ready Mix Concrete from 1963 and retired in 1999 after 36 years of service. He enjoyed many years of tractor pulling from 1976 to 2013 and was inducted into the Hall of Fame of ATPA in 2005. He was preceded in death by his father Glen R. Hicks, grandparents: Fred and Julie Hicks, Otha B. and Effie Hodge. Survivors include his mother; Dorothy H. Hicks, wife; Marion Evelyn Parker Hicks (Minnie), son; Nicholas (Nicky) Hodge Hicks, Jr. and wife Brenda Green Hicks; grandchildren, Leslie Anne Hicks and Nicholas Glynn Hicks; great-grandchildren, Lynnsey MacDonald and Katryn MacDonald; sisters, Judy Atkins (Lawrence), Glenda Jones (Gary); special Care Giver Donna Atkins, and several nieces and nephews.

A special thank you to all the family, friends, and neighbors for your support during his sickness.

Funeral service 7PM Saturday in Atchley’s Seymour Chapel with Rev. Hudson Chesteen officiating. Interment 2PM Sunday in Boyd’s Creek Cemetery. The family will receive friends 4-7PM Saturday at Atchley Funeral Home, Seymour, 122 Peacock Ct., Seymour, TN, 37865 (865) 577-2807. (www.atchleyfuneralhome.com)