Mr. Alfred Emanuel Hicks, age 90, of Olive Hill, Kentucky, passed away Wednesday evening, November 4, 2020, at his home surrounded by his loving family after an extended illness.
He was born October 11, 1930, in Carter County, Kentucky, a son of the late Earl and Lizzie Bradford Hicks.
Alfred was of the Primitive Baptist faith, and retired as a Steel Fabricator. He was a Ham Radio operator and enjoyed building radios in his spare time. Alfred loved his family and enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, of 66 years, Mary Ann Shrum Hicks, one granddaughter, Kalita Hicks, two brothers, Howard Hicks, and Dallas Hicks, two sisters, Pauline Tackett, and Sally Newsome.
Alfred leaves behind six sons, David Hicks (Diane) of Napoleon, Ohio, Robert Hicks (Susan) of Winchester, Kentucky, Paul Hicks (Carri) of Olive Hill, Kentucky, James Hicks (Debbie) of Lexington, Kentucky, John Hicks (Janis) of Olive Hill, Kentucky, and Thomas Hicks (Misty) of Frankfort, Kentucky; four daughters, Mattie Burton (Donald) of Morehead, Kentucky, Alfreda Hall (Rocky) of Richmond, Kentucky, Sarah Adkins of Morehead, Kentucky, and Kristie Johnson (Lenny) of Ashland, Kentucky; numerous grandchildren; and numerous great grandchildren. He also leaves many other family members and friends who will sadly miss him.
Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, November 7, 2020, at Hicks Family Cemetery in Carter County, Kentucky, with Brother Roger McGuire officiating.
Globe Funeral Chapel in Olive Hill, Kentucky, is caring for all arrangements for Alfred Emanuel Hicks.
Family and Friends will serve has pallbearers.
COVID -19 restrictions will be observed. Everyone is required to wear a mask.
Condolences may be sent to http://www.globefc.com.