Mary Elizabeth Hicks, Age 79, of Baughman Towers Philippi, WV, passed away on Thursday, June 27, 2013 at the Crestview Manor in Jane Lew. She was born on August 11, 1933 in Elk City Barbour County, a daughter of the late Howard and Susan Corbin Love.
Mary is survived by her two children, son Matthew Hicks and wife Tammy of Clarksburg, daughter Rebecca Burgess of Philippi; one brother Carl Love and wife Barbara of Fairmont, three sisters: Etta Lantz of Philippi, Orvetta Dixon of Independence, and Shirley Jones and husband Paul of Burnsville, and one granddaughter Jessica Wanstreet and husband Mike of Flemington. Also surviving are numerous nieces, nephews, and friends.
In addition to her parents Mary was preceded in death by one grandson Steven Hicks, five brothers: Maynard, Dale, Junior, Billy, and Oliver Love, and two sisters: Helen Nelson and Betty Dean.
Mary was a homemaker and loved collecting angels and playing bingo. She enjoyed her friends and the staff at Baughman Towers. Mary was Pentecostal by faith and enjoyed going to Church and singing in the Chapel service.
The Family will receive friends at the Bradley J. Mayle Funeral Home in Flemington, WV on Tuesday, July 2, 2013 from 4 to 8 PM.
Funeral Services will be conducted on Wednesday, July 3, 2013 at 1 PM at the funeral home with Pastor Bryan Headley officiating. Interment will follow in the Flemington I.O.O.F. Cemetery. The Bradley J. Mayle Funeral Home is honored to serve the Hicks Family during this time.