Wesley Lloyd Hicks of Alvarado passed from this life Thursday, April 10, 2014, at age 75 in Fort Worth. Service: 3 p.m. Thursday, April 17, in Moore Funeral Home Chapel. Interment: Moore Memorial Gardens. Visitation: 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at Moore Funeral Home. Wesley was born Oct. 12, 1938, in Chicago, Ill., to Frank Hicks and Ann Kotulek Hicks. He joined the U.S. Army
on Feb. 19, 1957, after graduating from high school. He served until he was honorably discharged on Feb. 18, 1963. Wesley married Sharon Owen in 1961 in Cleveland, Ohio. Mr. Hicks was employed as a truck driver, but he loved tending to his land, his cattle and working on anything with an engine. Mr. Hicks was preceded in death by his parents; wife of 45 years, Sharon Owen Hicks on July 19, 2006; son, Keith Hicks; and brother, Jerry Hicks. Survivors: Sons, Kevin Hicks, Phil Hicks and Adam Hicks; grandchildren, Tiffany Hicks and husband, Blake Russell, Sean Hicks and wife, Shelley, Richard Daugherty, Cash Bellew and wife, Suzin; great-grandchildren, Kali, Ryder, Brooke, Reagan, Jax and Landyn; and brother, Don Hicks and wife, Betty.