Timothy Ray "Bubba" Hicks, 35, of Osceola, died Dec. 21, 2005, at SMC Regional Medical center in Osceola. He was born Oct. 21, 1970, in Osceola and was a carpenter and of the Pentecostal faith.
He is survived by his wife, Melissa Hicks of Manila; his father, Bobby Hicks of Osceola; a daughter, Brittany Hicks of Manila; a son, Timothy Ray Hicks, Jr., of Manila; six sisters, Tammy Kent of Keiser, Bobbie Jo Hicks and Shirley Gaylord of Jonesboro, Darlene Crickenberger of Wellsville, Ks., Polly Glisson of Paducah, Ky., and Linda May of Osceola; eight brothers, David and Mike Gaylord of Jonesboro, Charles and William Reed of Concord, Bobby Allen Hicks of Osceola, Lonnie Hicks of Palatka, Fla., Larry Hicks of Crawfordsville, Fla., and Jerry Dean Hicks of Orlando, Fla.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Barbara Rainey.
The funeral was held at 2:30 p.m. Friday at Wilson Funeral Home in Osceola with Brother Jim Roller officiating. Burial was at Sandy Ridge Cemetery near Burdette under the direction of Wilson Funeral Home of Osceola.