James Patrick Wicker

Published 12:00 am Sunday, June 21, 2009

TALLULAH, La. — James Patrick “Pat” Wicker died Friday, June 19, 2009. He was 58.

Mr. Wicker was born Nov. 1, 1950, in Tallulah. He was preceded in death by his parents, William and Alma Wicker; and brothers Eugene, Mack and Thomas Wicker.

He is survived by his wife, Dorothy Wicker of Tallulah; two sons, James Patrick Wicker Jr. and his wife Tanis of Vicksburg, and Jason Dewayne Wicker of Vicksburg; one daughter, Tina Marie Watson and her husband Terrill of Tallulah; three grandchildren, Matthew Watson, Cody Watson and Jesslynn Wicker; three brothers, Marshal Wicker of Winnsboro, La., Mike Wicker and his wife Lois of Tallulah, and Calvin Wicker and his wife Susie of Tallulah; three sisters, Peggy Yount of Brandon, Miss., Carol Jolly and her husband Bobby of Newellton, La., and Judy Melton and her husband Ronald of Mer Rouge, La.; and numerous nephews and nieces.

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Funeral services will be Monday at 2 p.m. at Cox Funeral Home Chapel in Delhi. Interment will be in the Silver Cross Cemetery in Tallulah.

Visitation will be Monday from 11 a.m. to the hour of service at Cox Funeral Home.

Pallbearers will be Jason Wicker, Jimmy Wicker, Mike Harold Wicker, Terrill Watson, Junior Wicker and Reuben Wicker.