Adolphus Andrew (Andy) Hicks III, 76 of Quail, TX died Saturday, October 18, 2014 in Amarillo, Texas.
Memorial services will be at 10:00 a.m. Tuesday at Boxwell Brothers Ivy Chapel, 2800 Paramount Blvd. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd.
Andy was born December 2, 1937 in Fort Smith, Arkansas, to Diva and Dolph Hicks, Jr. He was a long time resident of the Texas Panhandle, and a graduate of Dumas High School 1955. As a young school boy, Andy became a follower of Jesus Christ and was a faithful servant of the Lord every day since.
He was a lifelong educator which culminated with a tenure of 17 years at Frank Phillips College with 10 years as President. He and Sue Ann spent the last 21 years enjoying retirement at “the ranch” with family and friends.
He loved to follow his grandchildren and great-grandchildren to sporting events, concerts, plays, camps and anywhere else their adventures took them.
He was preceded in death by his parents Dolph and Diva Hicks.
He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Sue Ann Bernard Hicks, of the home; his children, Andy Hicks and wife Gwen of Canyon and Jud Hicks and wife Michelle of Borger; his grandchildren, Erin Hicks Moon and husband Ben of Birmingham, AL; Drew Hicks of Denver, CO; Alyssa Hicks Dahl and husband Ole of Pampa, TX; Austin Hicks and wife Elizabeth of Amarillo, TX; Madison Hicks of Amarillo, TX; Mike Whitmire and his wife Lacey of Borger, TX; Matt Whitmire of Borger, TX; his great-grandchildren, Holland and Marlo Moon of Birmingham, AL; Peyton Dahl of Pampa, TX; Aiden Whitmire of Borger, TX; Taylon Whitmire of Borger, TX; his sister, Linda Hicks Pennington of Fort Worth, TX; and a host of nieces and nephews and family who loved him greatly.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that remembrances be made to the Hicks Scholarship at Frank Phillips College, PO Box 5118, Borger TX 79007.
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