Imogene A. Hickey, 80, of Hixson, passed into her heavenly home Friday, Dec. 28, 2012 surrounded by her loving family.She was preceded in death by her husband, Arthur V. Hickey; her grandson, Joshua Carpenter; and great-granddaughter, Sierra Carpenter.Survivors include her daughters, Tina (Roger) Price and Janice (Steve) Carpenter; son, Art (Laura) Hickey. She nurtured and cherished her twelve grandchildren: Nicole, Travis, Lily, Chelsea, Jason, Josh, Jonathan, Phillip, Patrick, Stephanie, Paul and Abigail; five great-grandchildren: Austin, Gavin, Sierra, Kinsey and Mason. She also had many extended step-grandchildren and great-grandchildren whom she loved as her own.Imogene was a strong loving woman who overcame many disabilities and gave so much love and support to her family.We want to thank her caregivers: Dot, Tiffany and Katy for making her world a better place. We also want to thank CARIS Hospice for the wonderful support and care they provided.The family will receive friends 1-3 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 3, with a memorial service at 3 p.m. conducted by Rev. Donald Ferguson at Bartlebaugh Baptist Church, 6129 Champion Road.Visit www.lanefh.com to share condolences. Arrangements by Lane Funeral Home, Ashland Terrace 877-3524.