Shirley Anne Hicks
August 28, 1936 - December 16, 2021

Shirley Anne Hicks, 85, of Trenton, passed away on Thursday, December 16, 2021.

She was a member of First Baptist Church of Bridgeport for 53 years and was retired from the Fortwood Center in Chattanooga. Ms. Hicks was preceded in death by her children, Steve Hicks, Craig Hicks, & Vicky Hicks, and brother, Gilbert Alsobrooks.

Survivors include the love of her life, Harold Poteet of Trenton; children, Cindy Brown of Bridgeport, AL, & Greg (Tonya) Poteet of Ringgold, GA; siblings, Jackie Wyatt, Sharon (Tom) Stewart, & Donald Wyatt; several grand and great-grandchildren.

Graveside services will be held on Sunday, December 19th at 3:30 p.m. at Lake Hills Memorial Gardens with Pastor Todd Lint officiating. There will be no public visitation at the funeral home.

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Memorial contributions may be made in memory of Shirley Hicks to First Baptist Church of Bridgeport-Food Bank Ministry at 805 Broadway Avenue, Bridgeport, AL, 35740 (256) 495-2257.

Arrangements are by Ryan Funeral Home & Crematory, Trenton, GA.