Doris E. Bryson Hicks, 88, of Highlands, N. C. passed away Saturday, November 19, 2022. She was born April 12, 1934 in Macon County, N. C. to the late James Lawrence Bryson and Ellie Lazelle Talley Bryson. She worked for many years at Burlington Industries before retirement. She loved to sew and work in her flowers. She also loved bird watching, especially cardinals. She was of the Baptist faith.
She is survived by her son Keith Hicks of Highlands, N. C. Sisters; Mae Ivester (Dennis) of Clayton, Ga.; Gail Henry of Liberty S. C.; Opal McCall of Highlands, N. C. She is also survived by her grandson; Justin Hicks (Virginia) of Franklin, N. C. Three great-grandchildren; Sadie Hicks, Lucas Hicks and Oliver Hicks.
In addition to her husband, James Hicks, she is proceeded in death by a daughter, Celeste Hicks; brothers; Homer Bryson, Wendell Bryson and Wymer Bryson and sister Lois Hawkins.
A graveside service will be held at Clear Creek Community Cemetery Tuesday November 22, 2022 at 2:00pm. Rev. Zane Talley officiating.
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