Paul R. Hickson, 60, of Rockaway Beach died Monday, July 30, 2018 in the Forsyth Nursing and Rehab Center. A Celebration of Life will be held at 11:00 A.M. Saturday, August 11, 2018 in the First Baptist Church in Buckner, MO.

Paul Richard Hickson was born Saturday, March 1, 1958 in Kansas City, MO to Gerald Ray and Ruth Ann (Bulloc) Hickson. He attended the Raytown Schools and graduated from Raytown High School in the class of 1976. He began working in repairing TV's then as a diesel mechanic. He then owned and operated the Hillbilly Yogurt Shop in Branson. He had to retired due to poor health. He had lived in Kansas City, Independence, MO, Hollister and later moved to Rockaway Beach.

Paul could fix about anything. He especially enjoyed making thing from wood. He was a prankster that loved to playing jokes on someone. His great sense of humor and outgoing personality endeared him to anyone who met him. He never met a stranger. Paul was also very loving and caring and would do anything for anyone. He was a member of the White Ridge Baptist Church in Lee Summit, MO.

He is survived by his parents, Gerald and Ruth Hickson of Buckner, MO; a son, Travis Admire and wife, Beth of Blue Springs, MO; three daughters, Heather Marie Wolfertz and husband, J.C. of Crystal River, FL, Leslie Faith Cooper and husband, Brooks of Ohio, Caitlin Sohl and husband, Andy of Peculiar, MO; two brothers, Donald Hickson and wife, Rhonda of Grain Valley, MO, Daniel Hickson and wife, Karen of Buckner, MO; a sister, Susan Graham and husband, Larry of Grain Valley, MO; ten grandchildren and longtime friend, Debbie O'Connell.

He is preceded in death by his grandparents and granddaughter, Cadence Hickson.

The family request no flowers.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Kissee-Schofield-Eakins Funeral Home, Forsyth, MO.

Paul R. Hickson
March 1, 1958 - July 30, 2018
15945 U.S. Hwy 160 ~ Forsyth, MO. 65653 ~ (417) 546-6250
Kissee-Schofield-Eakins Funeral Home