Robert (Bob)'s Story
Bob passed away February 2nd, 2017 in his home . Bob was born to Joe Hicks and Georgia Marie Janeway of Norman, Ok. He graduated from Norman High School and in 1962, he attended Oklahoma State University Rookie Fire Fighter Academy. Bob moved to California as a young adult where he learned the concrete cutting business . In the 80's he moved back to Oklahoma where he opened up the first Concrete Cutting and Coring business in Oklahoma. He loved camping, boating and spending time at the lake, anyone who knew him, knows how out going he was , and he never knew a stranger. Bob was the most generous person, and would give you the shirt off his back. He loved working in his yard and took pride in his cars. Everyday he would get then news papers , if he wasn't able to get them he would get someone to get them for him. His door was always open to anyone needing a place to stay. Most of all he loved his grandchildren, he would willingly do anything for them.. Then the great grandchildren started coming , and that's all he would talk about, he was so proud of them.
Bob has a younger brother Joe Hicks from Bend, Oregon, son Gary Hicks of Norman, Ok ., daughter Sheri Mcpherson of Maysville, Ok., grandchildren , Kelly Wyatt of Edmond , Ok., Sydnee Van0osteum of Lexington, Ok., Courtney Mcpherson of Maysville, Ok, Paige Hughes of Moore,Ok.. great grandchildren, Spencer, Bryson, Stro, Abel , Bentley and Jackson.
February 2nd. 2017, he left a void in our hearts and in our lives ,He was loved by many and loved many. he wasn't perfect but he tried . I'm sure he had a lot of regrets, but to do I.
Saturday February 11 th, 2017, If you would like to come and give your condolences between 2 and 4 , the family would greatly appreciate it.
501 E Almond St. Lexington, Ok 73051
Or call 405-205-6402.
Published on February 6, 2017