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Originally published: 2012-09-19 15:53:47
Last modified: 2012-09-19 15:53:47

Goldie Hughes

Mrs. Goldie Hughes Hicks, 87, a resident of S. Hargrave St,. passed away, Wednesday, Sept 18, 2012, at her residence. She was born, Sept 18, 1924, in Avery County, daughter of the late Romlus Hughes and Hettie Greene Hughes. Hicks was a homemaker and was of the Baptist faith.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by a sister, Naomi Jones.
She was married, Aug 10, 1942, to Earnest Monroe Hicks who preceded her in death, Sept 16, 1947.
Surviving are one daughter, Edna Ware of Corpus Christy, Texas; five sisters, Hazel Shores of Lenoir, Esther Hopson and husband, Hamilton, and Ella Mae Hopson all of Newland, Sylvia Strickland of Thomasville and Florence Morrison of Lexington; two brothers, Eldridge Hughes of Thomasville and James Hughes and wife, Opal, of Lexington; three grandchildren, Christina, Laura and Jimmy; four great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; special niece Louise Bostic and husband, James, of the home.
Funeral services will be conducted 2 p.m. Sunday, Sept 23, 2012, in J. C. Green & Sons Chapel with the Rev. Charlie Patrick and the Rev. Max Shoaf officiating.The family will greet friends from 12 to 2 p.m. Sunday, the hour of the service at the funeral home. The interment will be in North Lexington Baptist Church Cemetery.emorials may be directed to Hospice of Davidson County, 200 Hospice Way, Lexington, NC 27292.
Online condolences may be sent to the Hicks family at

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