Baroness Marie Vantill Hickey, 82
by Whitley Clifton | May 1, 2019 11:11 am
Celebration of life services for Baroness Marie Vantill Hickey, 82, of Swainsboro will be held Saturday, May 4, 2019 at Nunez Baptist Church at 4 p.m. with Dr. Lee Gaston and Rev. Jim Harrell officiating. She passed away Saturday, April 27, 2019 with her loving husband of 56 years by her side in the comfort of her home following an extended illness.
Mrs. Baroness Marie Vantill Hickey was born December 29, 1936 in Tampa, Florida and lived in Miami for many years before moving to Swainsboro, where she lived for the past 21 years. She enjoyed the simple pleasures in life, including listening to music, singing, dancing, playing the piano, and watching a good football game. She was a loving daughter, wife, and mother. Hickey was a good friend to all and devoted most of her life ministering the message of Jesus Christ to both children and adults. She taught Sunday school, fed the homeless, comforted those with a broken spiri,t and helped those in need find their answers in Jesus.
Survivors include her husband, Reverend Evangelist Larry Hickey; her children, Ernest (Candi) Hickey, Thomas (Marcela) Hickey, and Monique Kelly; her grandchildren, Elaine (David) Rivero, Jennifer Hickey, Elise Hickey, Emma Hickey, and Sarah Hickey; and seven great-grandchildren.
Chapman Funeral Home of Swainsboro is in charge of arrangements.