James Thornton Hickey

James Thornton Hickey, 60, Horse Cave, passed away at his home on Sunday, April 29, 2018. He was born in Ashville, NC on November 16, 1957 to the late James Guy and Pearl Chandler Hickey. He was in sales at Walmart and received an associates degree in business.

Survivors include his wife Wendy Poitinger Hickey, Horse Cave; a brother, Schuyler Hickey (Roxann), CO; two sisters, Barbara Owenby (Ronnie), NC; niece & nephew, Shannon Hickey, TN, Schuyler E. Hickey, CO.  He was preceded in death by a sister, Elizabeth Hickey, CO.

There will be no visitation & funeral service. Cremation was chosen.  His cremains will be interred in Haney Cemetery in Mars Hill, NC.

Bob Hunt Funeral Chapel assisted the family with arrangements.