Mr. Darnell Hicks one of eight children was born to James Hicks, Sr. and Dorothy Mae Powell on March 24, 1966 in Greensville County, Virginia.
On June 25, 2009 Darnell went home to be with the Lord from the Southern Virginia Regional Medical Center of Emporia, Virginia. Darnell accepted Jesus Christ as his Lord and Savior into his heart and joined the Jerusalem Baptist Church of Skippers, Virginia. He worked at Toll Brothers until he became disabled.
Darnell leaves to treasure his memories his beautiful wife Annette and his stepson, Antonio Turner; His loving parents James and Dorothy P. Hicks ; Three loving grandchildren: Kaiya M. Turner, Kah’Lik Turner and Shavonna A. Ricks; one sister: Patricia Hicks of Garysburg, NC; Four brothers: Randy Hicks of Roanoke Rapids, NC, Ricky and Melvin Hicks of Skippers, VA, Dennis Hicks (Elvin) of Jarratt, VA. Two brothers preceded Darnell in death: Nathaniel and James, Jr. Darnell also leaves to treasure his memory a host of cousins, family and friends.
Funeral Services will be conducted on Monday, June 29, 2009 at 11 AM at Jerusalem Baptist Church. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. Rev. Walker, Pastor, will be officiating.
The Staff of R.E. Pearson and Son Funeral Services 556 Halifax Street Emporia, Virginia is in charge of the arrangements. www.pearsonandsonfuneralhome.com