Mrs. Virginia Winge Hicks

Mrs. Virginia Winge Hicks, 88, passed away, June 20, 2012. She was a member of First Baptist Church of Jonesboro.

She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Preston E. and Joan W. Hicks, of Jonesboro; grandchild, Valorie Leigh Hicks McDonald and her spouse, Christopher; great-grandchildren, Samantha Catherine McDonald and Emily Elizabeth McDonald.

Funeral services will be held Saturday, June 23, at 2 p.m., at First Baptist Church of Jonesboro. She will lie in state one hour prior to the service at the church. The Rev. Irvin Pearre will officiate. Interment will be at Sherwood Memorial Park. The family will receive friends, Friday, June 22, from 5 p.m., to 7 p.m., at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, make contributions to: First Baptist Church of Jonesboro, Building Program, P. O. Box 773, Jonesboro, Ga. 30237. Ford-Stewart Funeral Home, Inc. Jonesboro/Stockbridge, (770) 210-2700, www.fordstewartfuneralhome.com.