January 26, 1959 - February 21, 2021
You can show your support by sending flowers directly to the family by contacting Debbie's Flowers 870.633.2225 Deborah Lynn Hicks Roberts of Forrest City, Arkansas, was born January 26, 1959 to the late J. W. Hicks, Jr. and Bobbie Jean Craig Hicks. She departed this life on February 21, 2021 at St. Bernard’s Medical Center in Jonesboro, Arkansas. Affectionately known as Debbie, she graduated from Brinkley High School. She worked many jobs throughout her life that included being a waitress and a store clerk. Debbie earned a certificate at Crowley’s Ridge Technical Institute as a Tax Preparer while she worked for Tax Associates in Marianna, Arkansas. Debbie lived in Eastern and Central Arkansas throughout the majority of her life. She confessed and accepted Jesus Christ as her Lord and Savior. She loved God, her family, and friends. Debbie enjoyed fellow-shipping with others. She never met a stranger. Debbie’s hobbies included crafting, telling stories from the past, dancing, singing, and entertaining her grandkids with making Tik Toks. She loved life and the time spent with her loved ones. Debbie is preceded in death by her parents; a son—Timothy Wade Jackson; grandson—Noah Wade Jackson; a sister—Becky Hicks; two brothers—Douglas Hicks and Ronald “Ronnie” Hicks; one nephew—Little David Hicks, Jr.; one great niece—Jessica Inman; and a dear friend—Debra Parson. Debbie leaves to cherish her memories the following survivors: two children of Forrest City, Arkansas, daughter—Becky L. McKissick and husband Corey D. McKissick; a son—Jason P. Jackson and close loved one Amber R. Rhoden; three grand-children—Courtney B. McKissick, Cayden B. McKissick, and Corey B. McKissick; two sisters—Donna Hale (Billy) of Branson, Missouri and Janet Smith of Ward, Arkansas; one brother—David Hicks (Anentte) of Tyronza, Arkansas; and a host of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, great nieces, great nephews, cousins, and friends.
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