Charles Eugene “Butch” Hickey, 76 of Dumas passed away August 24, 2021.

He was born September 28, 1944, in Marion, Illinois and was the son of the late Gene and Loudean Norman Hickey. His parents; a brother, Lonnie Hickey and a sister, Susie Johnson, all preceded him in death.

Butch was a Christian, a past president of the Lions Club and was over the baseball program for several years. He manufacturing manager for Belden, retiring after 20 years. He was a Vietnam veteran who served in the United States Navy.

Survivors are his wife, Sharon Nickolson Hickey of Dumas; two sons, Patrick Hickey of Dumas and Jonathan Hickey of Lake Village; and a daughter, Laurie Hickey of Los Angeles, California.

Memorials may be made in memory of Mr. Hickey to Ronald McDonald House.

A private memorial service will be held in Marion, Illinois.

Arrangements by Griffin Funeral Home of Dumas.