Martha Sue Rhodes Hickam, 80, of Wilmar, passed away on December 31, 2014.
Mrs. Hickam devoted her life to her family, friends, and her steadfast faith in God. She was a long and faithful member of First Assembly of God Church in Monticello and is remembered by many for her loving, gentle, and caring spirit. There was always room at her table for old and new friends alike.
She was preceded in death by her husband Floyd Edmond Hickam; her parents Leroy and Vesta Rhodes of Wilmar; and her sister, Marcelle McCain of Sherwood.
She is survived by her children, Debbie Dahlager of North Little Rock, Charles (Pete) and Tessa Hickam of Wilmar, Lisa Geary of Wilmar, and Terry and Cindy Hickam of Sherwood. She is also survived by two brothers Harrell Rhodes and Jerry Rhodes, both of Wilmar; six grandchildren, eight great- grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews.
Funeral service will be held on January 5 at 11 a.m. at Stephenson-Dearman Funeral Home in Monticello with burial in Sixteenth Section Cemetery. Visitation will be January 4 from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. at the funeral home.