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James "Billy" W. Hicks

May 8, 1937 May 8, 2018
James "Billy" W. Hicks
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Obituary for James "Billy" W. Hicks

HILLSBOROUGH: James 'Billy' W. Hicks, 81, passed away on Tuesday, May 8, 2018 at UNC Hospital in Chapel Hill after a long illness. He was born in Orange County, the son of the late Walsie W. and Henrietta Terrell Hicks. He was preceded in death by his sister, Beatrice Workman and son in law, Mickey Davis.

Billy retired from Whites Furniture Company in Mebane after 50 years of dedicated service. His greatest love was his family. He had a passion for rebuilding old cars and NASCAR racing. He enjoyed painting, working in his yard and just being outdoors. His kind and humble heart will be remembered by all who met him.

Billy is survived by his daughter, Keisha Hicks Davis and granddaughter, Kameron Lindsey Davis, Hurdle Mills; 4 nieces, Brenda Wagner, Sharon Farley, Lorraine Ledford, Robbi Badgett; nephew, Forrest Workman and 8 great nieces and nephews.

Honored Pallbearers are Harold Wagner Sr., Neil Farley, Mike Ledford, Lance Badgett, Brian Woods, Luke Ledford and Landon Badgett.

A funeral service, officiated by Pastor Hoyt Shuford will be held at 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, May 12th at Clements Funeral Chapel in Hillsborough. The family will receive friends prior to the service from 10:00 to 11:30 a.m. at the funeral home. Burial will follow the service in Hillsborough Town Cemetery.

The family is being assisted by Clements Funeral Service, Inc. in Hillsborough. Online condolences may be made to

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Visitation Prior to the Service




10:00 AM 5/12/2018 10:00:00 AM - 11:30 AM 5/12/2018 11:30:00 AM
Clements Funeral Home

148 N Churton Street
HIllsborough, NC 27278

Clements Funeral Home
148 N Churton Street HIllsborough 27278 NC
United States

Funeral Service Following Visitation




11:30 AM 5/12/2018 11:30:00 AM
Clements Funeral Chapel in Hillsborough

148 N Churton St.
Hillsborough, NC 27278

Clements Funeral Chapel in Hillsborough
148 N Churton St. Hillsborough 27278 NC
United States

Cemetery Details


Hillsborough Town Cemetery Final Resting Place

137 North Churton St
Hillsborough, NC 27275

137 North Churton St Hillsborough 27275 NC
United States

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