Obit: Wanda

Obit: Wanda

October 23rd, 2013 in Obituaries
Location: Georgia

HickeyATLANTA Wanda Eaves Hickey, 73, passed away peacefully at home on Saturday, Oct. 19, 2013.She was born to the late Carl and Rhoda Eaves in Riceville, Tenn., and grew up in Chattanooga. Wanda is a graduate of Central High School in Chattanooga. She was very artistic and loved to garden, but her passion was for cooking. It was known that Wandas favorite room in the house was the kitchen. She had a kind spirit, and was a patient and a devoted mother and wife.She was preceded in death by her husband of 53 years, David Joseph Hickey; and sister, Wilma Hancock.Wanda is survived by her sons, Michael (Lisa) Hickey and Patrick (Joshua) Hickey; daughter, Beth (Kirk) Tindel; grandchildren, Keghan Hickey, Lane Wiggins, Jackson Hickey, Lucy Tindel and Ava Tindel; and great-grandson, Holden Wiggins.A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 25, 2013, in the chapel of H.M. Patterson & Son Arlington Chapel, Atlanta.The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service.In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in memory of Wanda to the National Pancreatic Cancer Foundation, P.O. Box 1848, Longmont, CO 80502, www.pancreaticcancerfoundation.com.Online condolences may be expressed at www.hmpattersonarlington.com.