Myrna M. Hicks, 88, of the Jordan LifeCare Center and formerly of Hicks Settlement, passed away on May 6, 2023. A daughter of the late Clyde & Edna (Thorne) Perry, she was a member of the Havelock United Baptist Church.
Prior to her marriage Myrna worked for Dr. D Rice as a receptionist in Petitcodiac, An exceptional Homemaker, she worked tirelessly for her family which was as she wanted it. She was a tremendous help to her husband, Gordon. She was gifted with patience, love, grace and together they raised 15 children on their family farm in Hicks Settlement. Mom poured her life out in service to her family; she was gracious and generous to all she encountered. Her example of faith and devotion is her greatest and most treasured legacy.
Survived by her children: Sheila Greer (Donnie), Sandra Hicks, Karen Carson (late Earl), Kevin (Sherri), Carol Alward (Lloyd), Boyd (Esther), Brenda Hicks (Austin), Dana (Shelley), Lois Brewer (Derek), Stanley (Shelley), Graham, Susan Hicks and Shelley Arsenault (Tyler); her 28 grandchildren; 33 great grandchildren; her sister, Doris Sherrard (late Gordon), sisters-in-law, Verna Perry (late Lorne), Alice Hicks (late Floyd), Glendine McGaghey (late Cecil Hicks) as well as several nieces and nephews.
Myrna was predeceased by her husband of 54 years, Gordon in 2008; her sons, Lyle Hicks and his wife Pat (Ryder) and Rodney Hicks and his wife Mabel (Parlee); her granddaughter, Kimberley Hicks; brothers: Ralph Perry and his wife Margaret, Albert Perry, Lorne Perry and a son-in-law, Earl Carson.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Salisbury Funeral Home, 506-372-4800 from where visitation will be held on Tuesday, May 9th from 6:00pm – 9:00pm. A funeral service will be held on Wednesday, May 10th at 2:00pm from the Salisbury Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Gordon MacLeod officiating. There will be an interment at the Greenhill Cemetery, Havelock immediately following the service.
Online condolences may be made at www.keirsteads.ca
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