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Margaret "Marg" L. Hicks


Margaret "Marg" L. Hicks

It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of Margaret "Marg" Lillie Hicks, age 78, of British Settlement. Marg passed away surrounded by her loving family at the Sackville Memorial Hospital on Monday, October 7, 2019.

Born in Point De Bute, NB, she was a daughter of the late Norman and Christina (Dobson) Goodwin.

Marg started work at Beausejour Motel, then for John Carter, and finally for 25 years with NB Power. Marg was a very talented and active lady. She was a wonderful cook, especially her cakes which she professionally baked and decorated. She was a great musician, singing, playing piano, guitar,occasionally the fiddle, and along with her husband was a chartered member of the Tantramar Twirlers. She was a wonderful seamstress, and enjoyed working with ceramics. She passed on her love of crafts teaching many children through local churches in Sackville and Amherst.

She will be dearly missed by her husband Royal Hicks, Mt. Whatley, children Sherry (Roy) Jones, Memramcook, and Bernard (Deborah "Debbie"), Amherst; grandson Cole Tower, granddaughter Sarah (Frank) White; siblings Fred (Jennifer) Goodwin, Point De Bute, Darlene Morice, Sackville, and Marion Fury, Mt. Whatley; several nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by her sister Doris Wheaton.

Arrangements are under the care and guidance of Jones Funeral Home, 70 Bridge Street, Sackville, NB (506-364-1300) where visiting hours will take place from 1 pm until 3 pm, followed immediately by her funeral service at 3 pm, Friday, October 11, 2019 with a reception to follow. Burial will take place in the Point De Bute Cemetery later.

Donations in memory of Marg may be made to the Sackville Memorial Hospital or the charity of your choice.

Sharing of memories and condolences may be sent to the family by visiting Marg's online memorial at or through the Jones Funeral Home Facebook Page.

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Service Date
Friday, October 11, 2019
Service Time
3 pm
Service Location
Jones Funeral Home, Sackville, NB

Visitation Time
1 pm until 3 pm
Visitation Location
Jones Funeral Home, Sackville, NB

Burial Location
Point De Bute Cemetery

Requested Charity
Sackville Memorial Hospital Foundation or Auxiliary