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Hickerson, Mr. J.D. -

Manchester - Funeral services for Mr. J.D. Hickerson, age 80, will be conducted Tuesday, September 30, 2008 at 1:00 PM from Coffee County Funeral Chapel with Brother Horace Lee Jacobs officiating. Burial will follow at Rose Hill Memorial Gardens. Mr. Hickerson passed away Saturday, September 27, 2008 at Southern TN Medical Center in Winchester. He was born April 2, 1928 in the Red Hill community of Coffee County, the son of the late Joe and Lela Gore Hickerson. He was employed with the United States Postal Service as both a city and rural mail carrier for over 30 years. He was also an owner of Garner Furniture and Appliances in Manchester and an avid gardener who loved to share his vegetables with family, friends and neighbors. He was a United States Navy veteran. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by siblings, Catherine Hickerson Meredith and Ewin Hickerson. Survivors include his loving wife of 58 years, Kathryn Ramsey Hickerson; two daughters, Kathy Jo and husband, Stanley of Manchester and Kim Floied also of Manchester; five grandchildren, Jeffery (Beverly) Keele, Jennifer Keele (Jay) Nogodula, Julie Keele, Katie Floied and Joseph Floied; two sisters, Johnnie Hickerson Keele and Jo Ann Hickerson Biddix all of Manchester. The Hickerson family will receive friends Monday evening from 5:00-9:00 PM at the funeral home. The family suggests memorial contributions be made to the Dusty Elam Foundation in Care of Peoples Bank in memory of Mr. Hickerson. Coffee County Funeral Chapel in charge of


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Coffee County Funeral Chapel
Coffee County Funeral Chapel
786 McMinnville Hwy
Manchester, TN 37355
(931) 723-3330