Sarah Dollie Hickman, 84, of Bayard, passed away Monday, March 10, 2008, at her home. She was a homemaker and poultry grower who loved entertaining people, gardening, canning, needlepoint and making crafts. She was a member of Roxana Wesleyan Church, Blue Hen Homemakers and the Order of the Eastern Star since 1958.
Hickman was preceded in death by her parents, Peter and Dollie (Lewis) Quillen; her husband of 64 years, Elisha Hickman; brothers, Emory Quillen, George Quillen and Nelson Quillen; sisters, Clara Johnson, Ella Brasure and Electa Kunsman. She is survived by her children, Wayne E. Hickman and his wife Nancy, Gary O. Hickman and his wife Judy, Cinda S. Rickards and her husband David; four grandchildren, David Hickman and his fiancé Marissa DeGuzman, Tim Hickman and his wife Lea, Jessica Rickards and Sarah Marie Hickman; three great-grandchildren, Emily Lucente, Grace Hickman and Lilly Hickman; and a brother, Harris Quillen.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, March 15, 2008, at Roxana Wesleyan Church, where friends may visit starting at noon. The Order of the Eastern Star will begin at 1 p.m. with funeral services following. Interment will be in Mariner’s Bethel Cemetery in Ocean View, Del.