Harold “Rabbit” Wicks
Harold “Rabbit” Wicks, 94, Mt. Vernon, passed away at 4 p.m.
Sunday, Aug. 19, 2007, at White Oak Rehabilitation and Health
Care in Mt. Vernon. He was born in Mt. Vernon on May 8, 1913,
the son of Nathan L. and Lois M. (Boston) Wicks. He married
Aline Barva in June of 1947, in Mt. Vernon, and she preceded
him in death on Jan. 21, 2007.
Funeral services will be held 1:30 p.m. Wednesday at Mt. Vernon
Memorial Gardens Chapel in Woodlawn with Chaplin Ernie Collins
officiating. Interment will follow. Visitation will be from 12:30
to 1:30 p.m. Wednesday at Mt. Vernon Memorial Gardens Chapel.
Harold is survived by a brother, Donald “Curly” Wicks of Mt. Vernon.
His parents and wife preceded him in death. Arrangements have been
entrusted to the care of Hughey Funeral Home where you may call 242-3348
or visit www.hugheyfuneralhome1969.com for further information and to
Source: The Register-News, Mt. Vernon, IL
Date: August 20, 2007
Submitted by Robert W. Loman