Obituary – Hicks, Hazel C. (Hollingshead)

Class of 1922

1922 PeromaHazel Hollingshead
Hazel Hollingshead

Peroma ’22; T. M. S.

“Hazel has been quite busy this year but there seems to be an outside attraction.”

Hazel C. (Hollingshead) Hicks

July 11, 1902 – October 17, 1977

Mrs. Hazel C. Hicks. 75, a resident of Harlingen, TX, for 13 years, died at her home here Monday afternoon following a long illness.

Born to Joseph D. and Laura (Zimmerman) Hollingshead on July 11, 1902, she was a native of Honnessey, Okla. She graduated from Perry high school in 1922, and was married to William “Homer” Hicks on July 11, 1924.

Mrs. Hicks was past grand matron of the Latham Kansas Order of the Eastern Star and was a Baptist.

Survivors include her husband, William “Homer” Hicks; a son, J. D. Hicks of Farminton. N.M.; two brothers. Monte Hollingshead of Enid. Okla. and Virgil Hollingshead of Benedict, Kans.; two grandchildren and one great-grandson.

Graveside services are set for 10 a.m. Wednesday in Restlawn Memorial Park with the Rev. E. P. Kelly, pastor of Central Baptist Church, officiating. In lieu of usual remembrances, the family suggests donation to the American Cancer Society.