Brosier S. Hickey

Brosier S. Hickey, 68, died Sunday (July 3, 1983) at Queen of the Valley Hospital following a lengthy illness.

Mr. Hickey was born Feb. 22, 1915, in Turtletown, Tennessee to William H. and Laura Shearer Hickey and was educated in Tennessee schools, graduating from high school in Hixson, Tennessee.  He married the former Ada M. Wilson, on May 12, 1935, in Lafayette, Georgia.  He was employed by the US government as an electrician at both Mare Island Naval Shipyard and the Alameda Naval Air Station.  The family lived at various times in Vallejo, Napa, and Alameda before settling in Napa in 1968.

Mr. Hickey was a long time member of the Church of Christ, a participant in the activities of the Napa Senior Citizens Center and a member of the National Association of Retired Employees.

Mr. Hickey is survived by his wife, Ada M. of Napa, California; two sons, Deuel M. of Napa, California and Andrew B. of Harold, California; two brothers, Dr. H. David and William T., both of Chattanooga, Tennessee; and one sister, Roxie G. Suit of Miami, Florida.  Three grandchildren and one great-grandchild also survive.

At the request of the deceased, no services were held.  Private cremation arrangements were conducted under the direction of Treadway and Wigger Funeral Chapel.

The Napa Register (Tuesday, July 5, 1983)

Submitted by Mark Bennett