Patsy Bartholomew Hicks, 74, of Youngsville died Thursday, July 18, 2013 at the William M. Dunlap Center for Caring. She was born in Franklin County, the daughter of the late Joseph and Elizabeth Bartholomew. She retired from Nationwide Insurance Company after more than 30 years of service.
Hicks is survived by a daughter, Susie Hicks, of Rolesville; brothers, Richard Bartholomew and his wife, Shirley, of Rolesville and Bobby Bartholomew and his wife, Joyce, of Rolesville; four nieces and four nephews. She was predeceased by her husband, Wallace Hicks; a sister, Susan Ayscue; and brothers, James and Ben Bartholomew.
Funeral services were held Saturday morning, July 20 at Rolesville Baptist Church with the Rev. Dr. Randy Bridges and the Rev. J. Marshall Neathery officiating. Burial was in the Rolesville Baptist Church Cemetery. Pallbearers were Dave Bartholomew, Ron Bartholomew, Mike Bartholomew, Rick Bartholomew, Joe Bartholomew and Mike Batts.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Wake County, 250 Hospice Circle, Raleigh, NC 27607.