PILOT MOUNTAIN — Mrs. Margaret Louise Sams Hicks, 88, of Pilot Mountain, passed away at her home on Saturday evening. She was born in Stokes County on May 27, 1925, to the late Thomas Bryant Sams and the late Safaroni Lillian Tilley Sams. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, William Dillard Hicks; two brothers, Thomas Howard Sams and Marvin Eugene Sams; and one grandson, Jason Hicks. Mrs. Hicks was retired from Pilot Mountain Hosiery Mill and was a member of Friendly Chapel Independent Baptist Church. Surviving are her two daughters and son-in-law, Sue and Tony Wall of Mount Airy and Sandra Throckmorton of Madison; two sons and daughters-in-law, Brother Junior and Frances Hicks of Siloam and James and Ann Hicks of Mount Airy; 10 grandchildren Michael Hicks, Scott Hicks, Brian Hicks, Travis Hicks, James Hicks Jr., Jamey Hudson, Rebecca Hicks, Ellis Hicks, Tony Wall Jr. and Jeff Wall; 23 great-grandchildren; one sister, Della Mozelle Newsome of Pilot Mountain; and a special niece, Lynn and Steven Whitaker of Lowgap. Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Tuesday, May 27, 2014, at Friendly Chapel Independent Baptist Church with burial to follow in the church cemetery. Brother Don Collins will conduct the services. The family will receive friends on Tuesday, May 27, 2014, at Moody-Davis Funeral Home in Dobson from 1 to 2 p.m. The family would like to give a special thank you to Mountain Valley Hospice of Pilot Mountain for the love and care given to their mother. Moody-Davis Funeral Home in Dobson is serving the Hicks family. Online condolences may be made at www.moodyfuneralservices.com.