Ms. Norma Jean Powell Hicks was on January 7, 1940 in Hopkinsville, Kentucky to the late Herbert and Ruby Eugenia Davie Powell.
Ms. Norma attended Beauty School of Ohio, after moving to San Jose, California. She was united in matrimony to Thomas Hicks.
Ms. Norma was employed at Hewlett-Packard and National Silicon Valley in California. She was a cook for the U.S. Air Force Academy Silicon Valley. Ms. Norma worked as a volunteer for Gleaner Catholic charities. She enjoyed assembling pictures in scrapbooks and loved the sounds of Blues and Jazz music.
Ms. Norma is preceded in death by her husband and sons; Norman and Delawrence Jr.
Ms. Norma leaves to cherish her memory daughters; Diana M. Cox, Corniece L. Patton (Thomas), sisters; Katherine Powell Hunt, Anita L. Offutt, sister-in-law; Mamie Thorns, brother, Herbert H. Powell, 3 granddaughters; Lenia J. Burton (Dominick), Ciera C. Waston, Brandy J. Waston, 4 great-grandchildren; Tavion T. Woodley, Calisa N. Garrett, Uriah R. Middleton, December J. Burton and a host nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
To the family of Norma Hicks. My deepest condolences. Rest in Heaven Noma. I will never forget you...Loretta Thompson-Jamison
To the Family of Norma Jean Powell Hicks: we, the family of the late Thomas Hicks has sincere heartfelt love with the loss of Norma. Her smile and many conversations will be missed. Each of us will miss you, Norma in so many different ways with memories of honor. We will always love you. Rest in Peace. The Winsleys, Scotts, Thorns, Thompsons and the Leavys.