Charles M. Hicks

Charles M. Hicks, 65

Charles M."Chuck" Hicks, 65, Lafayette, passed away on February 4, 2013, at 6:05 p.m. at his residence. Charles was born on February 21, 1947, in Lafayette to the late Charles M. Sr. and Margaret Hall Hicks. He married Terri Parker on September 11, 2004, in White County, and she also survives. Chuck worked in the maintenance and tool repair department for HPA Trailer in Monon. He was the White County representative for ABATE, and worked with their fundraising program. He enjoyed riding his Harley Davidson motorcycle, camping and drag racing.

Surviving are two children; son, Michael (wife: Lisa) Hilsabeck of Lafayette, and daughter, Charli Hicks (boyfriend: David Hamer) of Wolcott, and one stepdaughter, Bobbie (husband: Trouble) Byrum of Lafayette, two stepsons, Bruce Neal (fiancé: Tiffany Puma) of Florida, and Michael Parker of Westville. Also surviving are three siblings, Bill (wife: Sue) Hicks of Boreelia, Fla., Dana (husband: Virgil) Bradford of Delphi, and Cathy (husband: Marty) Prather of Indianapolis; and five grandchildren.

Services are scheduled for Monday, February 11, 2013 at 10 a.m. with visitation one half hour prior to the service at Simplicity Funeral Care. Simplicity Funeral Care entrusted with care. Share memories and condolences at

Published in the Journal & Courier from Feb. 8 to Feb. 9, 2013