William Bell Hickerson Sr.

William Bell Hickerson Sr., age 92, passed away on September 8, 2018.

He was born in Giles County, TN on March 15, 1926. Retired from the Union Bank in Lynnville, he was a farmer and a lifelong entrepreneur. He served in the US Army during the Korean conflict.  He was a member of the Lynnville Church of Christ and a member of the American Legion.  He was preceded in death by his parents, John Thomas Hickerson and Anna Belle Burgess Hickerson; his wife, Dorothy Lee Williams Hickerson; his second wife, Opal Beaver Hickerson; his two brothers, John Thomas Hickerson Jr. and James Robert Hickerson; and his sister, Edith Mae Hickerson Locke.

He is survived by his two sons, Donny Hickerson (Debbie) of Lynnville, TN and Bill Hickerson of Jackson, TN; his grandchildren, Jonathan Hickerson (Jessica), Chad Hickerson, Jennifer Stout (Corey); and his great grandchildren, Jaelyn and Jax Hickerson, Hailey Hickerson, and Cason, Colton, and Clayton Stout.

Visitation will be Monday, September 10, 2018 from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Carr and Erwin Funeral Home.  The funeral service, also at Carr and Erwin, will be held on Tuesday, September 11, 2018 at 10:00 a.m with burial in Lynnwood Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Lynnwood Cemetery Fund in care of Harry Locke, P.O. Box 305, Lynnville, TN 38472; the Lynnville Church of Christ, 1540 Main Street, Lynnville, TN 38472; or to the West Tennessee Regional Art Center, 1200 East Main Street, Humboldt, TN, 38343.

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