Tonda Jean Hicks, age 79, of Robbinsville, NC and orginally from Oxford Ohio, passed away Friday, January 11, 2019 from a long illness.  Preceded in death by husband, John D. Hicks; parents, Eugene & Arvilla Bayman Albaugh; brother, William Albaugh


Children:  Jennifer Chambers

Kathy Gruber

John D. Hicks, Jr.

Susan Hicks

Grandchildren:  Tyffany Hicks

John Hicks

Julianne Gruber

James Gruber

Great Grandchild: Emory Chekelelee

A Private Graveside Service and Interment will be held at Hicks Cemetery

Condolences may be given online at

Arrangements by Cross-Smith Funeral Home