Dorothy Hicks, 89, formerly of Comanche, Texas, died Sunday, April 26, 2020, in Bedford, Texas, at the age of 89.


A service will be held at a later time.


She was born on February 5, 1931, in Childress, Texas, to Cleburne and Mary (McClure) Spain. On March 9, 1957, she married Garland "Speedy" Hicks in Brownwood. He preceded her in death on August 8, 1978.


She is survived by two daughters, Deborah Benge and husband Douglas of Bedford, and Sharon Crawford of Gatesville; two sons, Garland Hicks, Jr. and wife Judy of Comanche and James Hicks and wife Della of Comanche; nine grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.


She was preceded in death by one granddaughter; her parents, a brother, Calvin Spain and sisters, LaRue Spain and Colene Rothwell.


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