Susie Hickson, a longtime Rockaway resident, died March 22.
Hickson was born on September 4, 1923 in Sparta, Georgia. She was preceded in death by her parents, John Williams and Emma Lawson.
She is survived by her sister, Gladys Spikes; nieces and nephews, Willie Ross (Jessica Eugene), Ruth Conwell (Earl), Connie Jones, Mary Jones, Dorothy Weatherspoon, Betty Jackson, Lester Wallace and Jeffery Wallace; sisters in-law, Willie Ellison and Ethel Early; cousins, Deacon Lonnie Scott (Jeanette), Rev. Gwendolyn Reeves, Gladys Williams, Mary J. Brown, Etla Reid and John Williams (Wendy); friends, Era Bones, the Ross family; and a host of other family and friends.
Funeral arrangements and service were entrusted to Jeremiah C. Gaffney Friendship Chapel, Inwood, New York.
Interment took place Forest Park Cemetery, Morganville, New Jersey.