Samantha Hicks Obituary: Remembering a Beloved Member of Franklin, Kentucky

In a heartfelt tribute, the community of Franklin, Kentucky, mourns the untimely passing of a cherished member, Ms. Samantha Joann Perkins Hicks, at the tender age of 30. Her departure from this world on Thursday, November 30, 2023, at the Medical Center of Bowling Green has left a void in the hearts of all who had the privilege of knowing her.

Remembering Sammie Jo: A Summary

Here is a summary table that encapsulates the key details of Sammie Jo’s life and the upcoming events to honor her memory:

AspectDescription
Birth and DepartureSamantha Joann Perkins Hicks passed away on November 30, 2023, at the age of 30.
VisitationFamily and friends are invited to visit Gilbert Funeral Home & Crematory on December 5, 2023 (3:00 PM to 9:00 PM) and December 6, 2023 (6:00 AM to 2:00 PM).
Funeral ServiceA funeral service will be held on December 6, 2023, at 2:00 PM, followed by interment at Tyree Chapel Church Cemetery in Simpson County, KY.
Family and LegacySammie Jo is survived by her parents, Scott and Sonya Hicks, her brother Skyler Hicks (Tori), nephew Liam Niblett, and more. She was a loving daughter, sister, and mother to Sophie and Stefany Perkins.
Community SupportIn lieu of flowers, the family requests expressions of sympathy to be made to Gilbert Funeral Home, establishing a fund for Sophie and Stefany Perkins.

A Life Remembered

Samantha Joann Perkins Hicks, known affectionately as Sammie Jo, was born on April 24, 1993, in Bowling Green, KY. Her presence in this world was a source of joy and love to her family and friends. She was a devoted daughter, a caring sister, and a loving mother to her two children, Sophie and Stefany Perkins of Franklin.

A Life’s Journey

Sammie Jo was deeply rooted in the Franklin community. She attended Tyree Chapel Church of Christ in Simpson County and graduated from Franklin-Simpson High School in 2011. She found immense happiness in being at home with her beloved kids, creating precious memories.

Honoring Sammie Jo’s Wishes

To pay tribute to Sammie Jo’s memory, her family has arranged visitation hours at Gilbert Funeral Home & Crematory. The first session will be held on Tuesday, December 5, 2023, from 3:00 PM to 9:00 PM, and the second visitation will continue on Wednesday, December 6, 2023, starting at 6:00 AM and concluding at 2:00 PM. Following the visitations, a funeral service will be held on Wednesday, December 6, 2023, at 2:00 PM, followed by interment at Tyree Chapel Church Cemetery in Simpson County, KY.

Supporting Sophie and Stefany

In lieu of flowers, the family kindly requests expressions of sympathy to be made to Gilbert Funeral Home, with the establishment of a fund for Sophie and Stefany Perkins. This heartfelt gesture ensures that Sammie Jo’s legacy of love and care continues to provide for her beloved children.

A Community United in Grief

The community of Franklin, Kentucky, extends its deepest condolences to the Hicks family during this difficult time. Sammie Jo’s spirit will be remembered, and the love she shared will continue to resonate in the hearts of those who had the privilege of knowing her.

For additional information and to share condolences, please visit the Gilbert Funeral Home & Crematory website at www.gilbertfhonline.com or contact the obituary phone line at 270-586-8844.