Nelson Junior Hickman
Nelson Junior Hickman, age 88, of Loganville went to be with his Lord and Savior Sunday, November 11, 2012. He was preceded in death by his son, Ronald Nelson Hickman; sister, Meriam Smith; and brother, Ellis Hickman. He is survived by his wife of 71 years, Lillian Hickman; daughter and son-in-law, Bonnie and Rick Canaday of Nicholson, GA; brothers, Eugene Hickman of Decatur, and Herbert Hickman of Lithonia; brother and sister-in-law, Lonnie Cohen and Maudine Hickman of South Carolina; sister-in-law, Edna Ruth Hickman; five grandchildren; 8 great grandchildren; one great-great grandchild; and many nieces and nephews.
Mr. Hickman was an Army Veteran and served during WWII. He was a retired Captain with DeKalb County Fire Department. He loved being outside and was loved by all who knew him.
A Funeral Service to Celebrate the Life of Nelson Hickman will be held Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 2PM at Tom M. Wages Snellville Chapel, with Rev. Brian Jenkins officiating. Interment will follow at Bethel Baptist Church Cemetery, Stone Mountain. The family will receive friends Tuesday, November 13, 2012 from 6PM until 8PM at the funeral home.
Condolences may be viewed or sent to www.wagesfuneralhome.com. Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, LLC, “A Family Company” Snellville Chapel 770-979-3200, has been entrusted with the funeral arrangements.