Dorothy Rosetta Hicks Wills, “Dot”, 66, transitioned from this earthly life at home on June 5 in the arms of her two children.

Dot was predeceased by her father; Jerry F. Hicks, Jr., brothers; Michael Hicks, Sr, Jonathan Hicks, and sister; Belinda Williams, two grandmothers; Geneva Mullins and Lavonia Suttles, grandfathers; Jerry Hicks Sr., and Fred Turner.

She leaves to cherish her memory, her mother, Mildred Hicks; son, Wendell Brooks; daughter, Gwendolyn Hicks; brother, Randall Hicks; 3 grandsons, Jerry Daniel, Marcellus Hatten, Xavier Brooks; 2 great grandchildren, Kylan “Brody” Daniel and Aubrey Johnson, all of Chattanooga; life-long companion, Victor Allen; sisters-in-law, aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives, and close friends.

Visitation will be 2:00pm - 6:00pm, Friday, June 11, 2021. A Celebration of Life will be on Saturday June 12, 2021, at 1:00pm in the chapel with Minister Willie Hammonds officiating. Interment: Beautiful Greenwood.

Arrangements by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Avenue, 423-622-9995.