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Carrie Lucille "Lucy" (Hicks) Burke
July 1, 1938 ~ July 24, 2023 (age 85) 85 Years Old
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Carrie Lucille “Lucy” Hicks Burke, age 85, of Athens, went home to be with the Lord on Monday, July 24, 2023. She was a member of Hilltop Baptist Church. Lucy was the owner and operator of Lucy’s Hair Fashions for over 30 years.
A native of McMinn County, she is preceded in death by her parents, King and Zenobia Stansberry Hicks, husband of 52 years, Clarence Eugene “Curly” Burke, sister: Dorothy “Dot” Riedel, and brothers: Curtis Hicks and Ed Hicks.
She is survived by her sons: Eddie Burke, Randy Burke, and Ronnie Burke (Darlene), grandchildren: Chase Burke (Michaela), Drew burke, Leaha Thomes (J.R.), Jason Burke (Angie), and Stephanie Frank (Michael), sister: Jane Johnson (Bill), brother: Dennis Hicks (Betty), several great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM on Thursday, July 27, 2023, at Ziegler Funeral Home. Funeral services will be at 11:00 AM on Friday, July 28, 2023, at Ziegler Funeral Home with Rev. Jimmy Elliott officiating. Interment will follow immediately after the service at McMinn Memory Gardens.
Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.
If you are unable to attend the visitation or funeral service, please sign the online registry at: www.zieglerfuneralhome.com
Ziegler Funeral Home has been entrusted with serving the family of Carrie Lucille Hicks Burke.
Thursday July 27, 2023 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM Ziegler Funeral Home 521 W MADISON AVE ATHENS, TN 37303-3490