(WEDOWEE) John William Hicks, 65, of Wedowee died Thursday, Aug. 1, 2019, at Piedmont Fayette Hospital in Fayetteville, Ga.

A San Antonio, Texas, native, Mr. Hicks was born March 22, 1954, the son of John Loyd and Constance Bozzian Hicks. He was Christian by faith and a pilot in the U.S. Air Force where he loved flying F-15s.

Survivors include his daughter, Constance Hicks of Brooks, Ga.; two sons, James Hicks of Birmingham and John Andrew Hicks of Newnan, Ga.; grandchild; and two brothers, William Hicks and Robert Hicks, both of Powder Springs, Ga. Mr. Hicks was preceded in death by his parents.

A private memorial service will be held at a later date.

Online condolences may be expressed at www.benefieldfhwedowee.com.

Benefield Funeral Home, Wedowee.