MAYSVILLE -- James Alan Hicks, 61, passed away Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, at the VA Medical Center in Cincinnati.

He was born on June 27, 1956, to the late Clinton and Jean R. Hicks.

He was a United States Navy Veteran. He worked at Central Supply for over 28 years.

He is survived by his brother, Tom Hicks; a special, longtime friend, Becky Striplin Ridout; and many other close friends who were like his family.

A celebration of life will be at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 19 at Crowebar, formerly known as Last National Banque on Market Street, in Maysville.

Memorials may be given to VA Hospital in Cincinnati or charity of choice.

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