Betty Arnold Hicks | The Butner-Creedmoor News
SearchHelpSubscribe / renew

Betty Arnold Hicks

Posted on April 14, 2021


Jan. 5, 1931 — April 9, 2021

CREEDMOOR — Betty Arnold Hicks died on April 9, 2021, peacefully surrounded by family.

She was embraced at heaven’s gates by her husband, Oscar Hicks; her mother and father, Joseph William Arnold and Gladys Estes Arnold; and her two sisters, Mary Blevins and Jenny Cooper.

She leaves behind her sister, Barbara Davis; her brothers and sisters-in-law, Butch and Frances Arnold, Carlton and Jody Arnold; her children, Vicky and Ron Daniels, Susan and Craig Miller, Steve and Carolyn Hicks; her grandchildren, William and Sarah Crews, Chris and Courtney Gilliam, Stephen and Amber Hicks, Lauren Hicks, Katie and Jordan Long; her great-grandkids, Ayden and Landon Rigsbee, Peyton and Emma Hicks, Emily and Katharine Crews; and a great-great-grandchild, Kinsley Long.

A viewing was held 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday, April 12, in the Chapel of Eakes Funeral Home in Creedmoor.

Betty was born on Jan. 5, 1931. She has always been a resident in Creedmoor. She attended church at Fellowship Baptist Church. She worked as an administrative secretary at the Alcoholic Rehabilitation Center in Butner. She retired from the state. She loved to listen to music with Oscar, attend George Jones concerts, and travel. When she wasn’t working she was taking care of her home and family. She was proud of her kids and she found joy in having them around her. She will be greatly missed.

Graveside services was held at 2 p.m. Monday, April 12, at Carolina Memorial Gardens by Pastor Buddy Ritter.

Eakes Funeral Home will be following social distancing guidelines and ask that all in attendance please wear a mask or appropriate face covering.

Online condolences may be made at Eakes Funeral Home in Creedmoor is assisting the Hicks Family.

Related content

Calvin Benjamin Haskins

CREEDMOOR — Calvin Benjamin Haskins, 87, of Granville County passed away Tuesday, May 4, 2021, at hi...

Kathy Moss Williams

STEM — Kathy Moss Williams, 72, passed away Friday, April 23, 2021, at her home in Stem. She leaves ...

Paul Kenneth Stangle

April 24, 1945 — April 22, 2021 CREEDMOOR — Paul Kenneth Stangle was born on April 24, 1945, in Grea...

local news

Granville County's Spring Clean Out is Saturday

OXFORD — The county’s annual Spring Clean Out scheduled for Saturday will give residents a chance to...

Granille Chamber names interim leader during transition

OXFORD — The Granville County Chamber of Commerce will be led by Vanessa Jones while it searches for...

Granville Republicans elect new party leaders

OXFORD — The Granville County Republican Party elected a new slate of party officers at its annual c...

Trending recipes