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Gary Eugene Hicken

Sep 4, 1947 - Sep 15, 2021 (Age 74)

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I always had a good time being around Gary throughout years . He and I worked together around 1975 in Morristown Tn . He was a good Cousin for sure . He will be greatly missed by me and my whole family


Gary's Obituary

Gary Eugene Hicken, age 74, of Somerset, KY, passed away on Wednesday, September 15, 2021 at the VA Medical Center in Lexington, KY.

Gary was born on September 4, 1947 in Oneida, TN to the late Harold Eugene Hicken and Anna Ethel Blevins Boggs.  He was a veteran of the United States Navy and self-employed concrete finisher.  Gary enjoyed reading and watching documentaries.  He especially loved spending time with his grandchildren and great grandchildren.

He is survived by his wife, Imogene Hicken of Somerset; three sons, Donald Hicken of Somerset, Michael Allen (and Elizabeth) Hicken of New Mexico and Jimmy Mayfield of Somerset; one brother, Michael Hicken of Wise, VA; six grandchildren, Kristan Clark, Emily Hicken, Amber Langston, Shonna Hicks, Levi Mayfield and Steven Gomez; and six great grandchildren, Alyssa Deason, Dylan Deason, Cayde Langston, Link Langston, Talon Langston, Beckham Clark (and two more on the way). 

Along with his parents he was preceded in death by one sister, Sharon Phillips.

Visitation will be on Monday, September 20, 2021 from 5:00pm until 8:00pm at Lake Cumberland Funeral Home.

His funeral service will be held on Tuesday, September 21, 2021 at 11:00am at the Chapel of Lake Cumberland Funeral Home with Bro. Richard Gossett officiating.  Burial will be at Ringgold Cemetery.  Military honors will be conducted by the American Legion Post #38 Honor Guard.

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Lake Cumberland Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements for Gary Hicken. 

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