Dora Jane Hicks was born on February 22, 1933 in Birmingham, AL, to George Hicks and Ozella Hicks.
Dora Jane graduated from Woodlawn High School and went on to earn a Bachelor's degree from Howard College and received her master's degree from Southwestern Seminary. She started her career as a pastor's secretary at Woodlawn Baptist Church when she completed her teaching degree. She taught at Hewitt Elementary for 29 years. She was a lifetime member of Woodlawn Baptist Church which became the Church at Liberty Park.
Dora Jane was best known for the years she spent caring for her mother and for her love of teaching.
Dora Jane is survived by nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Dora Jane Hicks, 90, passed away on March 7, 2023, in Birmingham, AL.
Dora Jane is preceded in death by George Hicks - father, Ozella Hicks - mother
George Hicks Jr,- brother, Sisters Doris H. Moon, Betty H Palmer, and Jackie H. Capps
The family wishes to thank the staff at Legacy Ridge Assisted Living for the wonderful care for the past two years.
Memorial donations can be made in Dora's name to the Activities Fund at Legacy Ridge Assisted Living in Trussville, AL.