James Eugene Hicks

James Eugene Hicks passed away peacefully and unexpectedly at the age of 50 on Tuesday, May 12, 2020.

“Jim” was born on June 8, 1969 in Fremont, California to Charlotte Darlene and William Frank Hicks. He attended school in Tyler, Texas and Bakersfield, California.

Jim's passions included family, friends, music and cooking from his soul. He will be missed by many, and remembered for his kind smile, hearty laugh, and tremendous heart.

Jim is survived by:
His wife, Erica Hicks of Center and Tyler
His son, Nathaniel Hicks and wife Chelsea of Tyler
His Brothers, Dale Jennings and wife Jani of Bellevue, NE, and Dan Jennings and wife Susan of Morgan Hil, CA
Nephew, Shawn Elliott and wife Leah of Bakersfield, CA
Nephew, Daniel Jennings and wife Kate of Fairview Heights, IL
Nephew, Matt Jennings of Bakersfield, CA
Niece, Samantha Jennings of San Diego, CA
Nephews, Mike Jennings and Adam Jennings of San Jose, CA
Uncle, Bob Jones of O'Neals, CA
Aunt, Kathy Pasillas of Los Banos, CA
and many cousins and close friends.

He was preceded in death by his father, William Frank Hicks and Mother, Charlotte Darlene Hicks.

Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Hilliard Funeral Home in Van, TX, and there will be a celebration of his life at a later date.

The Light and Champion

137 San Augustine St.
Center TX 75935
936-598-3377