Gordy Hickey, 69, of Dunlap passed away on Saturday, November 23, 2013.
He was a longtime member of Dunlap United Methodist Church, a member of the United Methodist Men’s group, Victory Bible Sunday School class and served as Sunday School superintendent. He served many years on the Sequatchie County School Board, as well as the Sequatchie County Commission and the Dunlap City Commission. He also contributed many years to the prison ministry AA/NA program.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Tommy and Carrie Trusley Hickey; and a brother.
Survivors include his wife of 32 years, Mary Lou Hickey; daughters, Carrie (John Ross Lusk) Hickey, Sherry Vaughn and Nancy Hay; sons, Jeff Hickey and Greg (Shannon) Hay; grandsons, Barker Vaughn, Kyle Hickey, Zach and John Frank Hay; granddaughters, Alexis Vaughn, Ashley and Marieta Hickey, Lacy (Rodney) Smith and Sarah (Brandon) Stocker; ten great-grandchildren; brother, Edward (Lula Bess) Hickey; and three nephews.
Funeral services were held Wednesday, November 27 in the funeral home chapel. Burial was in Sequatchie County Memorial Gardens.
An online guestbook is at www.ewtonfuneralhome.com.
Ewton Funeral Home of Dunlap was in charge of arrangements.