Thurman Richard "Dick" Hicks of Greenacres, Fla. passed away on June 22, 2013, after a short stay at JFK Hospital.
Richard was born in Huntington, W.Va., to the late Homer and Beatrice Hicks on Aug. 8, 1944.
Richard is survived by his wife Connie, daughter Monica, daughter and son-in-law Myrna and Charlie Grater and his best buddy and grandson Shane Walsh. Richard also left behind brothers Ronnie, Sam and Carder, sisters Sidnee Jones and Donna Yencha and many nieces, nephews and in-laws. He was a friend to many he treated like family.
Richard was also preceded in death by two brothers and four sisters. He served in the U.S. Army and on the Police and Fire Departments in Parkersburg.
For the last 28 years Richard worked as a plumber in the Palm Beach County area. He enjoyed many years working with the Boy Scouts of America. Richard will be greatly missed by many.
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