When Ruth Leona Hicks was born on 24 July 1927, in Lepanto, Poinsett, Arkansas, United States, her father, Clyde Orlando Hicks, was 33 and her mother, Mary Marie Brower, was 22. She married James Edward Hollingshead on 27 June 1942, in Poinsett, Arkansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Ward Two, East Carroll, Louisiana, United States in 1930. She died on 19 July 1999, in Clay Center, Clay, Kansas, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Broughton Cemetery, Clay Center, Clay, Kansas, United States.
English: variant of Hick , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s. This is a widespread surname in England, and is also common in southwest and southern Wales.
German: patronymic from Hick . Compare Hix .