Mildred H. Ricks (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

AUGUSTA, Ga. - Mrs. Mildred Wideman-Harmon Ricks, widow of Master Sgt. Percy Dock Ricks, Jr., entered into rest Saturday, April 21, 2007 at the Heartland Hospice. Funeral services will be held Saturday, April 28, 2007 at 11 a.m. at Williams Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Victor Thomas officiating. Burial will be in Bellevue Memorial Garden. She was a native of McCormick County, S.C.; a member of Greater Mt. Canaan Missionary Baptist Church; a Professional Dress Maker; a Licensed Cosmetologist and former Owner and Operator of Hair Fashions By Millie of Augusta. Survivors are three sons, Charles R. Mayo, Jr., Denver, Colo., Antonio G. Ricks, Augusta, Ga., and Carl Jenkins; five daughters, Mildred M. Kyle, Stone Mountain, Ga., Diane E. Mayo, Tinton Falls, N.J., Linda H. Phillips, Washington, D.C., Deborah D. Adams, Capital Heights, Md., Charlene V. Ricks, Richmond, Va.; two sisters, Rev. Amanda E. Drennon of Greenwood, S.C., Maude P. (George) Singletary, Detroit, Mich.; one brother, James T. (Zelma) Wideman, Sr., McCormick, S.C.; a devoted nephew, Sammy L. Drennon, Jr. of Greenwood, S.C.; eight grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren, and six great-great-grandchildren. Williams Funeral Home, 1765 Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd. Sign the guestbook at

The Augusta Chronicle-April 27, 2007