Obituaries - Aug. 15, 2008

Ruby Dot Hickman

Ruby Dot Hickman, 72, of Hampton, passed away Thursday, Aug. 14, 2008.

Ruby was preceded in death by her husband, Willard C. Hickman.

She is survived by her daughter, Barbara Ann (Ed) Snider, of Hobbs, N.M.; sons, Lester (Shelia) Hickman, of Covington, Greg Steve Hickman, of Hampton; six grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; sisters, Evelyn (Jim) Shell, of Tennessee, Geraldine Prieto, of Jonesboro, Joyce Newmith and her brother, Jerome (Elaine) Jeffery, of Alabama.

Funeral services will be held Saturday, Aug. 16, at 1 p.m., at Ward's Tara Chapel, with Mr. Chuck Kimbell officiating. Interment will follow at College Park Memorial Park in College Park, Ga. Family will receive friends Friday, Aug. 15, from 9 a.m., to 9 p.m., at the funeral home. Horis A. Ward Tara Chapel, 681 North Ave., Jonesboro, Ga., 30236 is in care of the arrangements, (770) 471-7171.