Mr. Richard Lee Hicks, 54, of Mt. Airy passed away Tuesday, May 9, 2017 at his home. He was born in Floyd, VA, on April 27, 1963 to the late, Charlie Wilton and Ella Jean Dixon Hicks. He is survived by sisters and brothers-in-law, Loretta Edwards of Mt. Airy, Linda and Tim Snavely of Lambsburg, VA, Ruth Ann and Doug Anderson of Winston Salem; brothers and sister-in-law, Charles Hicks of Mt. Airy, James and Martha Sue Hicks of Cana, VA. A graveside service will be held Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at 2:00 PM at The Family Cemetery with the Rev. Don Bell and the Rev. P.J. Hicks officiating. There will not be a formal visitation. Moody Funeral Home in Mt. Airy is serving the Hicks family. Online condolences may be made at