Raleigh - Arthur Daniel Hicks, 73, died Sunday, May 7, 2017. The family will receive friends on Wednesday, May 10, from 6:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at Thomas Funeral Home in Fuquay-Varina, NC.

Mr. Hicks was born on November 21, 1943 in Granville County to the late, Lonnie Boyd and Mabel Moore Hicks. He was the last living of ten children, Frank, Elijah (Buddy), Lonnie Jr., Thomas, John Calvin, Bill, Marie, Joyce, and Wayne.

He served his country proudly in the US Army. He owned and operated Greenview Landscape, LLC. He was a hard worker, loving, husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather who will be missed by all who knew him.

Mr. Hicks is survived by his wife of 13 years, Cathy Hickman Hicks of Jacksonville, NC.; ex-wife, Linda Weaver Hicks of Raleigh; son, Mark and wife, Nancy of Apex; and daughter, Angie and husband, Freddie Futrell of Raleigh; 3 sister-in-laws, Dorothy (Dot), Marian, and Christine Hicks; grandchildren, Kassey Wallace of Apex, Charles Aaron Wallace of Raleigh and Paul, Eric, and Nathan Hicks of Apex; and great-grandchildren, Madison, Colton, and Camdyn, Charles Aaron, Jr. (AJ), and Isabella, and several nieces and nephews.

Donations can be made to the ASPCA (American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals) at