Margaret 'Peggy' Blevins Hicks, 85, of Glade Spring, VA,
went to be with the Lord on Saturday, February 11, 2012.
She was the daughter of the late Marvin and Elizabeth
Goodman Blevins, of Marion, VA.
She was preceded in death by her loving husband, Irvin C.
Hicks; daughter, Janet Sue Heishman; and great-grandson,
She is survived by a son, Ronald E. Hicks (Connie), of
Abingdon, VA; and a daughter, Diana Roark (Doug), of Bluff
City, TN; five grandchildren, Erica Cuskey (Cam), Virginia
Beach, VA, Aaron Hicks (Nikki), Abingdon, VA, Brandon
Roark, Bristol, TN, Kristin Hughes (Michael), BluffCity,
TN, and Cover Heishman (Chelsea), Harrisonburg, VA; five
great grandchildren, Quinn Cuskey, Logan Cuskey, Tristan
Hicks, Kara Roark, and Isabella Hughes; one sister, Gladys
Shaffer, Marion, VA; and three brothers, James Blevins,
ARK, Thomas Blevins, and Artie Blevins, Marion, VA; and
son-in-law, Bill Heishman, Stuarts Draft, VA.
The family would like to thank Dr. Jennifer Jonkers, Dr.
Ernest Henry, the entire staff at the FMC Dialysis Center,
Abingdon, VA, the Smyth County, Virginia, Ambulance
Service, and Hospice of Southwest Virginia, for the care
of their mother.
There will be no visitation. A graveside service will be
conducted at 10 a.m., Tuesday, February 14, 2012, at Mt.
Rose Cemetery in Glade Spring, VA, with Pastor Chad
Johnson officiating. Those wishing to attend the service
are asked to meet at the cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the
National Kidney Foundation, Regional Office, 1742 East
Parham Road, Richmond, VA 23228-2202
The family of Mrs. Hicks is under the care of Farris
Funeral Service, 427 East Main Street, Abingdon, VA
24210 (276) 623-2700