The Newnan Times-Herald


Elaine Ruth Hicks

  • By The Newnan Times-Herald
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  • Feb. 22, 2018 - 12:30 AM

Elaine Ruth Bareman Hicks, 91, of Peachtree City, widow of William “Bill” Dunbar Hicks, died Sunday, February 18, 2018 at Insignia Healthcare, Newnan.

Born in Los Angeles, Calif., March 24, 1926, she was a daughter of the late Adrian and Jeanette Streur Bareman. She was retired from Katella High School, where she served as an assistant counselor.

Surviving are daughters, Linda Hicks Brown, Debbie Hicks and Marcie Hicks Bayne; grandchildren, Adrienne Pressel Watroba, A.F. “Rick” Pressel, III and Michael Turner; and five great-grandchildren.

Graveside funeral services will be conducted Sunday at 2 p.m. at Oak Hill Cemetery with Dr. Jack Landham officiating. The body is at McKoon Funeral Home, 38 Jackson Street, Newnan.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials be made to Southside Church Newnan, 1821 Highway 34 East, Newnan, Georgia 30265.

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McKoon Funeral Home & Crematory (770) 253-4580.