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“So miss Earl, was thinking the other day about a problem I had and Earl was the first one that come to mind. "I bet Earl knows what to do" He was...Read More »
1 of 9 | Posted by: Richard Fletcher - Ft. Wayne, IN

“I am sorry to hear of Earl's passing! We were classmates for many years at Central Dallas in Minburn. My condolences to his family! ”
2 of 9 | Posted by: Chuck Wise - Mount Pleasant, WI

“I'm sorry for your loss Hickman Family. John Andrews was a CD classmate of Earls. Cecil and I were also classmates in 1969. Thank you for sharing his...Read More »
3 of 9 | Posted by: Susan Andrews - Perry, IA

“I am thankful Earl came to the all class reunion in Minburn in 2015. We had a nice visit. I am sorry to hear of his passing. ”
4 of 9 | Posted by: Keith Kenyon - Dallas Center, IA

“My prayers go out to the family of Earl Hickman. I pray each of u will feel the loving arms of our Lord and Savior during this time in your lives. ...Read More »
5 of 9 | Posted by: Eric & Kay Curtis - LaOtto, IN

“Linda and family. Our condolencesRayleen and Jane ”
6 of 9 | Posted by: Rayleen Stubbs - Myrtle Beach, SC

“I met Earl when I worked with his wife, Linda at SSA in Rockland maine. I enjoyed visiting them in their Unity Maine. Sending thoughts to Linda and...Read More »
7 of 9 | Posted by: Ann Frisbie - Acquaintance

“So sorry Linda for all you and Earl have been through. He was a very unique individual, strong in his fight for life and to do things his way....Read More »
8 of 9 | Posted by: Pam Peters - Churubusco, IN

“Condolences & prayers to Linda & family. May your memories of Earl bring peace to you all. ”
9 of 9 | Posted by: Joyce & Robert Adams - TX


Earl Gene Hickman, 70, passed away peacefully at home February 20, 2019 with family by his side. He was born August 26, 1948 in Mount Moriah, Missouri to Forrest and Viola Hickman and was the oldest of 5 children. He served honorably in the United States Army and worked as an engineer for 30 years. He enjoyed good conversation, spending time with his grandchildren and dogs, Heidi and Abbie, and working on cars. His wife, of 24 years Linda, and he lived between both Maine and Indiana, in order to spend time with family in both states. The couple enjoyed spending time with their best friends Jim and Rose and traveling, making a trip most recently to Alaska. He was preceded in death by his parents, his brother Cecil, and son Anthony. Survivors include his wife, daughter Christy Fast, and son David Payne (Candace). They also include his 2 sisters, 1 brother, and 10 grandchildren, and 1 great-grandchild. A celebration of life service will be held at 1:00 pm, Monday, February 25, 2019 with memorial calling from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm prior to the service at Lifeway Wesleyan Church, 7722 Moeller Rd. Fort Wayne, In. Memorial contributions may be made to Allen County SPCA. To sign the online guestbook please visit, www.domccombandsons.com.