Homer Wicker PDF Print E-mail

Homer Monroe Wicker, 70, of Whitmire, died Monday, November 4, 2019 at his residence.

Born on August 6, 1949 in Newberry, he was a son of the late Thomas Lake Wicker and Frances Wicker. He was a US Army veteran and worked for West Point Stevens for 33 years. He later worked as a security guard at Federal Buildings. He attended First Baptist Church of Whitmire and was a member of the “Broad River Yacht Club.” Mr. Wicker loved the outdoors especially hunting and fishing.

He is survived by his wife, Alice Inman Wicker; step-daughters, Gwendolyn Madden of Clinton and Jamie (Lynn) Bostic of Chapin; sisters, Tommie Wicker of Newberry and Louise (Dudley Hartel) Wicker of Baton Rouge, LA; brothers, David (Mariana) Wicker of Gainesville, GA, Steve (Marian) Wicker and Craig Wicker both of Pomaria; step-grandchildren, LynnLea Bostic and William South and a number of nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by a step-grandson, Shawn South.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 pm Thursday, November 7, 2019 at the McSwain-Evans Funeral Home Chapel by the Rev. Shannon Long. Burial will follow in St. Matthew's Lutheran Church Cemetery in Pomaria. Visitation will be Thursday from 12:30 – 1:30 pm at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association, PO Box 5216, Glen Allen, VA 23058.

 

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#17 Terri Trammell Baker 2019-11-09 11:25
I was so sad to hear about Homer's passing. He was one of the BEST friends ever to my Dad (Gerald). I hope they're having a grand reunion in heaven.My thoughts and prayers are with you all.

Terri
 
 
#16 Allen Rutherford 2019-11-08 16:25
On behalf of the faculty, staff, and students in the LSU School of Nutrition and Food Sciences I send the School’s sympathy to the Wicker family. The loss of someone important to your life is always difficult. Our thoughts are with you during this time. We are so sorry for your loss.
 
 
#15 Dolly Blount 2019-11-07 18:01
We are very sorry to hear of Homer's passing. We just found out. May God be with you at this time and always. Love from Wayne and Dolly Blount
 
 
#14 Sandra Smith 2019-11-07 14:04
I was saddened to hear about Homer. Please know that all of you are in my thoughts and in my prayers. Sandra Smith
 
 
#13 Sharon Hymel 2019-11-07 10:26
Deepest sympathy for your loss. Prayers for the Wicker family during this time of sorrow.
 
 
#12 Karen Jones 2019-11-07 08:13
Andy, our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time. With sympathy, Karen and Jeff - SCDNR Engineering & Boating Access
 
 
#11 Clinton YMCA 2019-11-06 14:45
Alice,

Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

With sympathy and much love,

Your Clinton YMCA Family
 
 
#10 Janice Smith 2019-11-06 12:51
Dear Wicker family, I am so very sorry to hear that Homer has passed. My deepest sympathy to all of you. Love, Janice Smith and family
 
 
#9 Michelle Berry 2019-11-06 12:21
I'm so sorry for your loss. Mr. Wicker was a sweet person and I truly enjoyed the times I got to speak with him. He was a guard at my office and he will surely be missed. My thoughts and prayers for you and your family during this difficult time.
 
 
#8 Emmy moss 2019-11-06 12:00
Alice, you are in our prayers. So sorry to hear this. Jimmy and I are praying for all the family. Emmy
 
 
#7 Loyd 2019-11-06 11:34
I worked at one of the federal buildings Mr. Wicker worked for. He was always very friendly and accommodating. He was a nice man and I'm sorry to hear of his passing.
 
 
#6 Gwyn Wright 2019-11-06 11:22
Homer was one of a kind, he was very nice, funny, and always a pleasure to talk to. I am sorry for your loss. thank you for sharing him with us. May God rest his soul. I will keep your family in prayer during this difficult time. Gwyn
 
 
#5 Kenneth Brock 2019-11-06 10:37
We are so sorry to hear about his passing.
Homer will be missed by all here at the Columbia FBI Field office. He was a great person and a pleasure to work with over my 13 years here.
 
 
#4 Shunti Jeter 2019-11-06 09:16
Mrs.Alice you are in our prayers and thoughts.Mr.Homer will be missed greatly.
Sincerely Shunti C.Jeter
 
 
#3 Don & Deb Dennis 2019-11-05 19:27
We were so sorry to hear about Homer. Keeping his family in our prayers.
 
 
#2 First Citizens 2019-11-05 15:46
To The Family Members:
Our thoughts and heartfelt sympathy are with you in your time of sorrow.
First Citizens Whitmire
Thresa,Sherie,D onna
 
 
#1 Kim Bowers 2019-11-05 13:56
Alice , Steve, and family. We are so sorry to hear about Homer. You are in our thoughts and prayers. With sympathy, Kim and Paul Bowers