Graveside Services for 64-year old Jackie Hicks are 10:00 AM, Friday, Dec 18, 2020 at 10:00 AM at the Martin Community Cemetery in Martin, SD, with Father Ed Hunt officiating.
Jackie Joe Hicks was born on Oct 7, 1956 in Pine Ridge, SD, to Neil and Doris Hicks. Jackie passed away on Nov 27, 2020, at his home in Martin
Jackie was raised and resided around the Martin area up to his final days. He graduated from the Bennett County High School in 1974 and worked at numerous places around Martin.
Jackie worked for Bennett County for several years, where he was known as one of the best road grader drivers around. Driving the road grader was one of Jackie’s many passions in life. He also worked for the City of Martin and O’Bryan Construction.
Jackie had 2 daughters and married his friend Brandi Poor Thunder on Sept 10, 2020, about 2-½ months before died.
He enjoyed many things in life including fishing, working on his cars, spending time with his lifelong friends. and his two daughters. He will be missed by many.
Jackie is survived by his mother, Doris Hicks of Martin, SD; wife, Brandi Poor Thunder of Martin, SD; daughters, Jacklyn Hicks and Alyssa Hicks of Rapid City, SD; sisters, Dorothy Scherer of Martin, SD, Karen (David) Bakley of Martin, SD; brother, Leroy Hicks of Martin, SD; and numerous nieces & nephews.
Jackie was preceded in death by his father, Neil; grandparents, and numerous aunts and uncles.
Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge, SD