Lillian Hicks Fuqua, 101, passed away on Thursday, October 19, 2017, in Menard Texas, she was formally of Tuscola, Texas. She was born June 10, 1916 to Sallie and Bill Hogan. She was raised at Tuscola. She joined The First Baptist Church at Tuscola in 1927. Baptised in Pat Mullins stock tank before the church had a baptistry.
She worked at Timex Watch Company and Childs Ready Mix Concrete in Abilene, and later at First State Bank in Tuscola for twenty years; retiring January 1978.
Lillian was preceded in death by her mother, Sallie Boothe; sister, Geneva Daniell; daughter, Salya Ann Swindall; infant son, Tommy Hicks; grandson, Jake Swindall; the father of her children, Bradley Hicks; and second husband, Millard Fuqua.
She is survived by one son, Ronnie Hicks and wife Jacky of Menard; grandchildren, Stacey Hicks, Chad Hicks, and Kirk Swindall; great-grandsons, Kevin Hicks, Brett Hicks, and Jake Swindall; one great-granddaughter, Kaylee Swindall; and two great-great-grandchildren.
A graveside service will be held Friday, October 20, 2017, at 10:00AM in the Tuscola Cemetery, Tuscola directed by Fry-Smith Funeral Home, Tuscola.
Online condolences can be left at fry-smith.com.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Tuscola Cemetery Association.