Claude Milford Hickman II, better known as Dicky, 66, a resident of Hatteras, NC, passed away Wednesday, January 10, 2018 at Heritage Hall Health Care in Nassawadox, VA.  A native of Nelsonia, VA, he was the son of the late Claude Milford Hickman and the late Ann Moore Hickman.  He was employed by the North Carolina Ferry Systems.

He is survived by a daughter, Laura H. Harding of Painter, VA; a brother, Chris Hickman, and his wife, Lesley, of Hatteras; a sister, Glenna H. Parker, and her husband, James, of Cashville, VA; three grandchildren, Makenna Harding and Makayla Harding, both of Painter, and Nathan Marshall.

A celebration of life service will be held Saturday, January 20th, 2018, at 1:00 PM at Doughty Funeral Home with Reverend Jon Cullop officiating.  Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to the American Heart Association, 4217 Park Place Ct., Glen Allen, VA 23060.

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Arrangements were made by Doughty Funeral Home in Exmore, Virginia.