Hicks, wife of the late Kenneth L. Hicks, passed away
December 31, 2019, at the Drew Nursing Home in Sackville,
NB. Born in Sackville, she was the daughter of the late
Hipolite and Amanda (Richard) LeBlanc.
Doris had been involved with her church,
including teaching Sunday School and AWANA and was a lifelong member
of the Women’s Missionary Society. She was an avid knitter
and gave afghans to everyone.
She was a deeply devoted and caring
mother and grandmother who enjoyed time with her
She will be dearly missed by her
children, Michael (Elsie) Hicks, Moncton, and Linda (Kendall) Porter,
Riverview, NB; six grandchildren, Suzanne Clarke, Tricia (Stephen)
Hayes, Lana Hicks, Mark (Jennifer) Hicks, Melissa (Todd) Craig,
Nichole (Bernard) Martin; fourteen great grandchildren, Connor, Josiah
and Naomi Clarke, Brady Hayes, George (Fray), Michael, and Sarah
Boothe, Bella, Olivia, and Hannah Hicks, Allison, Marshall, and Selena
Craig, and Thorin Martin; one great great granddaughter, Ellie Boothe,
as well as several nieces and nephews.
Doris was the last surviving member of
her immediate family. Besides her parents, she was
predeceased by her three brothers, Leon (May), Gerald (Yvonne), and
Charles (Louise), as well as four sisters, Lena (Raymond) LeBlanc,
Lila (Ernest) Lirette, Bertha (Burns) Garland, and Louise (Budd) Ball,
and a son-in-law, Dennis MacDonald.
Arrangements are under the care and
guidance of Jones
Funeral Home, 70 Bridge Street, Sackville
(506-364-1300). There is to be no visitation. A
funeral service will take place from the funeral home on Saturday,
January 4, 2020 at 2 pm with a reception to follow.
Interment will be held in the spring. Mr. Jock Otis
Donations in memory of Doris may be made
to the Alzheimer’s Society or a charity of one’s
Sharing of memories and condolences may
be sent to the family by visiting Doris’s online memorial at
www.jonesfuneralhome.ca or through the Jones Funeral Home Facebook
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Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Doris Hicks 19252019..
Death notice for the town of: Sackville, Province: Nouveau-Brunswick