STEPHENVILLE Richard Hicks Wysong, 64 passed away Saturday, March 14, 2009 in Stephenville.

Graveside services were held Sunday March 15, at 2 p.m. at the Lingleville East End Cemetary with Pauline Brogdon officiating.

Mr. Wysong was born Septemer 6, 1944 in Erath County to Alvin and Julia Hicks Wysong. He was a farmer and lifelong resident of Erath County.

He was preceded in death by his parents, and three brothers, Raymond, Carroll and Howard.

Survivors include his nephews and nieces, caretaker Marvin Wysong of Stephenville. Brother, William Wysong of Jacksboro, sister, Mildred Hooper of Fort Worth, and estranged wife Hazel of Stephenville. Also numerous friends and caretakers at Stephenvile Nursing Home.

Published March 18, 2009

Stephenville Empire-Tribune