James Curtis Hicks, 83, died July 4 at his residence at Mayking.
A son of the late Arthur and Martha Wooten Hicks, he was preceded in death by a son, Tony Curtis Hicks; six brothers; and two sisters.
Surviving are his wife, Lily Mae Conner Hicks; a daughter, Ramona Claudette Jones and husband Coy of Meadow View, Va.; two sisters, Thelma West of Pennsylvania and Florence Sturgill of McRoberts; three grandchildren, Jason Curtis Jones of Meadow View, Va., Tabatha Bentley and husband Dustin of Joint Base Lewis McChord, Wash., and Brandon Curtis Hicks and wife Alyssa of Andover, Va.; and three great-grandchildren, Gannon Curtis Hicks, Lyla Brooke Hicks, and Nora Olivia Bentley.
Funeral services were held July 6 at Letcher Funeral Home. Burial was in the Day Cemetery at Ermine.