James A. Hicks, 89, of Paris

James A. Hicks, 89, of Paris, passed away Dec. 23, 2021, at Paris Regional Medical Center.

Bright-Holland Funeral Home has scheduled graveside services for 1:00 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 8, 2022, at Forest Chapel Cemetery.

Mr. Hicks, the son of Otis Ray Hicks and Lois Irene Baulch Hicks, was born Jan. 31, 1932, in Long Beach, CA.

He worked as a Municipal Director in Water Services, retiring from the City of Paris.

Survivors include 2 sons, Donald E. Hicks & wife Sarah of Mexia and Keith A. Hicks & wife Ina of Austin, two stepdaughters, Andrea Hicks and Sheryl Anderson both of Oklahoma City, OK, 2 granddaughters, 1 grandson, and 6 great grandchildren along with numerous aunts and uncles.

On June 9, 1980, he married Carolyn Murray, and she preceded him in death on Nov. 5, 1998.

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