Celia New Hicks, of Flowery Branch, formerly of Lithonia, died peacefully at her home on Thursday, January 31, 2013. She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles W. Hicks, of Lithonia. Surviving are her daughter, Judy and her husband, Larry Stephenson of Sugar Hill; son, Charles W. Hicks, Jr. and his wife, Miriam, of Braselton; grandchildren, Sam Stephenson and his wife Lisa, Julie S. Rhodes, Charles W. Hicks, III & his wife, Jennifer; great grandchildren, Michael Stephenson, Chandler Stephenson, Ashley Rhodes, Tucker Rhodes, Charles W. Hicks, IV; several nieces & nephews. Mrs. Hicks was a retired medical secretary, working many years for Drs. A.H. Hunt and Harry R. Foster, Jr. in their Lithonia practice, and later for Dr. Hunt in his Conyers practice. A funeral service will be held 3 o’clock, Saturday, February 2, in the Chapel of Henry Funeral Home, with Dr. Jim Martin officiating. Interment will follow at Hillandale Memorial Park. Family will receive friends at the funeral home from 1:30 until service time. In lieu of flowers, contribution may be made to First Baptist Church of Lithonia, P.O. Box 378, Lithonia, GA 30058. Henry Funeral Home, Lithonia. (770)482-4411, henryfuneral.com