Addison was the beloved husband of the late Joyce Dorothy Hardin Hicks for 65 years. Addison was preceded in death by two of his children Addison Hicks Jr. and Joyce LaRue Hicks-Holt, He was employed by the International Longshore and Warehouse Union for nearly forty years in San Francisco. He was honorably discharged from the United States Army and a faithful member of New Hope Baptist Church. Loving father of Seth Lorenzo Hicks and Lawrence Julius Hicks. Caring brother of Rannie Lee Hicks, Oscar D. Hicks and Erma J. Yarbrough. Devoted grandfather of eleven grandchildren and a host of great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and other loving relatives and friends. Friends are welcome for visitation on Monday, February 11, 2013 4-7pm at Morgan Jones Chapel of Chimes, 4200 Broadway. Celebration of his life on Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at 11:00am at New Hope Baptist Church, 3700 32nd Street. Interment East Lawn Elk Grove.
Published in The Sacramento Bee on Feb. 10, 2013