Lorene Ford Hickman
Mrs. Lorene Ford Hickman, age 87, of Ozark, died Sunday, January 10, 2010, at her home.
Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. Saturday from the Church of God by Faith in Ozark with Elder J. C. Smith officiating. Interment followed in Westview Memorial Cemetery, Holman Funeral Home of Ozark directing.
Mrs. Hickman was born April 25, 1922 to the late Reverend James H. and Sarah Freeman Ford. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Sam H. Hickman.
She leaves one sister, Geraldine Jones of San Bernardino, California; five sons, George (the late Iris Hickman), James (Mable), Chester, Jesse, and Goctric (Pauline); four daughters, Christine (the late Alvin Harris), Ernestine (Deacon and Mrs. Edward Piper), Betty (Reverend and Mrs. Lionel Green), Faye (Ministers John and Faye Smith); 23 grandchildren, 28 great- grandchildren, four great-great-grandchildren; a very special and devoted family friend, Mr. M. L. Harper.
Many other relatives, cousins, nieces, nephews, and friends also survive.
For more information and a guest register please visit the Holman Funeral Home website: www.holmanfuneralhome.com.