Clifford H. Hicks (1926 - 2014)

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Services for Clifford H. Hicks, 88, who passed away Tuesday, August 19, 2014 will be held 10:30 a.m. Saturday, August 23 at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church in Indianola. Burial will be in the I.O.O.F. Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Indianola.

Clifford was born Febuary 6, 1926 in Knoxville , IA and had farmed in the Pleasantville area most of his life. He served in the United States Marine Corp during WWII and was a 50 year member of the American Legion Post #108 in Pleasantville. Following retirement he moved to Indianola.

Surviving are his wife of 65 years, Marilee; children, Cathy Taggart of Des Moines, Don Hicks of Indianola and David (Vicky) Hicks of Des Moines; daughter-in-law, Janet Hicks of Augusta, GA; brother, Robert Hicks; grandchildren, Ryan Taggart, Jill Oldham, Jennifer McNew, Alicia Gross, Anna Crewe and Jennifer Hicks; great-grandchildren, Brody Oldham and Norah Gross. Preceding him in death were his parents, Henry and Cecilia Hicks; son, Ron Hicks; sister, Virginia Cackler; and brothers, LaVerne and Dale Hicks.

Visitation will be held 4 to 8 p.m., Friday, August 22 at Overton Funeral Home in Indianola where family will be present to greet friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Memorials may be given in Clifford's name to St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church or Alzheimer's Research. Online condolences may be made at


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Overton Funeral Home
501 W Ashland Avenue Indianola, IA 50125
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Published in Des Moines Register on Aug. 21, 2014
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