DELORES FAYE “DEE” SNOW HICKS, daughter of the late Whitt Snow, Sr. and Margaret Peggy Mills Snow, was born on May 29, 1957, in Halifax County, North Carolina. She answered God’s call to eternal rest and peace on Friday, September 23, 2016, at Halifax Regional Medical Center in Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina.
During her early life, “Dee” accepted Christ as her personal Savior and joined the Pleasant Zion Baptist Church in Littleton, North Carolina. She graduated from the former Littleton High School with the class of 1975, and continued her education at Halifax Community College in Weldon, North Carolina. She gained employment as a CNA with the Warren County Nursing Home in Warrenton, North Carolina.
“Dee” was united in Holy Matrimony to Junius Hicks, Jr., who preceded her in death. This union was blessed with one son, Antonio Hicks. She was a people person who was loved by many. She always kept a smile on her face and always had a kind word to say.
In addition to her parents and husband, “Dee” was preceded in death by her brother, Whitt Snow, Jr.
“Dee” will be forever remembered and greatly missed by her son, Antonio “Tony” Hicks, whom she loved deeply; four sisters, Hattie (Steve), Evelina, Patricia (Coy), and Margaret (Dwight); one brother, James Snow; one aunt, Mary Mills Carter; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends, including her longtime devoted friend, McKinley “Kent” Patterson.
Funeral services will be held at 12:00 Noon on Wednesday, September 28, 2016, in the funeral home chapel. Rev. Milton R. Solomon, Jr. will officiate, and burial will follow in the Robinson Family Cemetery in Littleton, NC. The body will repose at the funeral home on Tuesday, September 27, 2016, until 8:30 P.M. The family will receive friends from 6:00 – 7:00 P.M.