KEYES, Okla. – Taren Careyn Hicks, 32, died Saturday, Oct.2, 2010, at her home.
She was born Nov. 5, 1977, to Warren C. and Tracie (Sleeper) Bowker in Guymon, Okla.
She married Walter Hicks Sept. 7, 2001, in Elkhart. He survives.
She attended the Hugoton school system, graduating with the class of 1997. She received her LPN degree from Seward County Community College in Liberal and was enrolled in the RN program.
She was a homemaker, worked at the Elkhart hospital.
She was a member of Christ Lutheran Church in Elkhart.
Other survivors include her grandparents, Grace Sleeper, Elkhart, and Warren and Rosie Bowker, Austin, Texas; her parents; two daughters, Sharmin Ranea and Ashlyn Hicks; one sister, Amalia Bowker, Richfield; and many aunts, uncles, cousins, extended family and friends.
She was preceded in death by her maternal grandfather, William E. Sleeper.
o Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at the Christ Lutheran Church in Elkhart with the Rev. Christopher Fincher presiding.
Burial will follow at the Richfield Cemetery.
Friends may call from 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at the Christ Lutheran Church in Elkhart.
Memorials can be sent to the Christ Lutheran Church in Elkhart or Bunch – Roberts Funeral Home, P.O. Box 1112, Guymon, OK 73942.
Friends can sign the online guest book and leave condolences at www.bunchroberts.com.