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JoAnn (Hicks) Waters

May 19, 1943 ~ July 10, 2020 (age 77)



JoAnn Hicks Waters, 77, wife of Roy Milton Waters, resident of Gray Dr., died Friday July 10, 2020 at her residence surrounded by her loving family.


Born May 19, 1943 in Anderson County to the late J.P. and Mildred Ellison Hicks, she married Roy in 1959 and was a Weaver and a Homemaker. She was a member of Crossroads Assembly of God in Williamston.

Surviving other than her husband of 61 years, of the home, are her daughters, Regena Wilson and husband Tim of Belton, and Jeanette Carver and husband Doug of Williamston; her grandchildren, Cala Cater whom was raised in the home, Corey Wilson, Cameron Wilson, Carissa Wilson, Douglas Carver, Marlana Foster, Heather Warren, Ryan Carver, James Harvey, Christopher Harvey and Meghan Childress; 12 great grandchildren; her brother Larry Hicks and his wife Judy. She was predeceased by a son, Nathan Powell, a great grandson, Joseph Foster, and her brothers, Junior Hicks, Lawerence Hicks, Jimmy Hicks, and Roy Gene Hicks.

Funeral services will be conducted Tuesday at 3:00 PM from the Cox Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. David Graddy officiating. Burial will follow at Greenville Memorial Gardens.

The family is at the home and will receive friends Monday from 6 to 8 PM at the funeral home. Due to COVID-19 the family request masks be worn during the visitation.

In lieu of flowers the family request memorials be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, 225 N. Michigan Ave., Fl.17 Chicago, IL 60601 or, or to the Hospice of the Upstate, 1835 Rogers Rd. Anderson, SC 29621.

Cox Funeral Home is honored to serve the Waters family.

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July 13, 2020

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Cox Funeral Home
201 River Street
Belton, SC 29627

Funeral Service
July 14, 2020

3:00 PM
Cox Funeral Home Chapel
201 River Street
Belton, SC 29627

Burial Following Service
July 14, 2020

Greenville Memorial Gardens
7784 Augusta Road
Piedmont, SC 29673


Alzheimer's Association
225 N. Michigan Ave., Floor 17, Chicago IL 60601

Hospice of the Upstate
1835 Rogers Road, Anderson SC 29621
Tel: 1-864-224-3358

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