WATSON & SONS FUNERAL HOME
PO BOX 232/1554 SH 7 EAST
CENTER, TEXAS 75935
PHONE: 936-598-4331 FAX: 936-591-9944
NEWS RELEASE: March 9, 2016
DECEASED NAME FOR NEWS: Marie Gordon Hickman
Marie Gordon Hickman, 84, of Zavalla, passed away Monday, March 7, 2016, at her residence.
Visitation will be held from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., Thursday, March 10, 2016, at Watson & Sons Funeral Home in Center. Funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m., Friday, March 11, 2016, at Lone Cedar Missionary Baptist Church in Joaquin with Bro. Zinc Hamm and Bro. Hiram Melton officiating. Interment will follow at Lone Cedar Cemetery in Joaquin.
Mrs. Hickman was born September 28, 1931, in the Lone Cedar Community of Shelby County, to E. L. Gordon and Vergie Peace Gordon. She was an avid outdoorswoman, who loved camping and fishing. Her hobbies also included needlepointing and crocheting. Mrs. Hickman was a loving mother and grandmother. She was a member of Concord Baptist Church in Zavalla.
She is survived by
Husband: Charles Hickman of Zavalla
Keith Hickman and wife, Tammy, of Huntington
Terry Hickman and wife, Jill, of Kingwood
Dan Hickman and wife, Kim, of Huntington
Ben Hickman and wife, Vita, of Deer Park
Cara Hickman Woolet and husband, Keyl, of Kingwood
Brother: James Gordon and wife, Sue, of Tenaha
Sister: Doris Gordon Pierce and husband, Leon, of Pasadena
Numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends
Preceded in death by
Parents: E. L. Gordon and Vergie Peace Gordon
Sister: Joy Gordon
A special thanks to Kim Manon for all of her loving care.
Online condolences & tributes can be sent at www.watsonandsonsfuneralhome.com