He was born in Atlanta to the late Frank Carpenter Hicks Sr. and Minnie Glendora Williard Hicks. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Dolly Hicks, in 2004. Clyde was a pastor for many years in the Presbyterian church. He was well loved by his family and friends.
He is survived by a brother, Bill Hicks, and several nieces and nephews.
A memorial service was held March 15 at Clayton Presbyterian Church with the Revs. Wendell Craker and Kenneth Meeks officiating. Burial followed at Oakwood Memorial Park in High Point, N.C.
Macon Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. An online guestbook is available at maconfuneralhome.com.