RISCO - Ethel Hicks, 89, died Oct. 7, 2003, at her home.
Born June 4, 1914, in Gideon, she was the daughter of the late Willis Sherman and Florance Etta Sturby Lott.
On Feb. 26, 1935, at Gideon, she married Comer Hicks who preceded her in death on June 10, 1969.
Survivors include: one son and daughter-in-law, Doyle and Janie Hicks of Risco; two sisters, Grace Barham and Jennie Masters of St. Louis; and two grandchildren, four great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
She was also preceded in death by one daughter, Wanda Lee Hicks; one sister, Pearline Hall; two brothers, George Lott and Howard Lott; and one great-granddaughter, Samantha Murphy.
Visitation is from 6 to 8 p.m. today at Landess Funeral Home in Malden, where services are scheduled for 1 p.m. Friday with Mark Powell, officiating.
Burial will follow in Memorial Park Cemetery at Malden.