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Thursday, 12 November 2020 11:59

Mildred Courtney Butterworth Hicks

Mildred Courtney Butterworth Hicks, age 64, of Richmond, VA, passed away Tuesday, November 10, 2020. Born in Dinwiddie County, she was the daughter of the late Ivan McDowell Butterworth, Sr. and Eva Chiles Courtney Butterworth. She is survived by her husband, William Daniel Hicks; a daughter, Ellen Chiles Hicks; a brother, Ivan McDowell Butterworth, Jr. and wife, Charlotte; sister-in-law, Anita Whitmer; nieces, Christin Whitmer, Jo Butterworth Devine and Brittany Butterworth Robin. Courtney was employed at Henrico Federal Credit Union for 18 years. A graveside service will be held at 2:00 p.m. Sunday, November 15, 2020 at the Butterworth Family Cemetery, 16011 Boydton Plank Road, Dinwiddie, VA 23841. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Butterworth Cemetery Fund, P.O. Box 126, Dinwiddie, VA 23841. Services by Williams Funeral Home & Crematory of Lawrenceville, VA. Condolences may be expressed at www.williamsfuneralhomeva.com.
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  • Comment Link Martha Lewis Saturday, 21 November 2020 13:48 posted by Martha Lewis

    Courtney was, without a doubt, my favorite teller. As I'd inch up in line, I always hoped she would be at the window. She always called me by name, verified my transactions, and asked how my daughter and I were. She was a kindred spirit in many ways, and we enjoyed sharing ideas and laughs. There are certain people that touch the lives of those they know in a unique way. Knowing them brings us joy and inspiration; when they're gone, memories of all they've done remain. I will truly miss her.

  • Comment Link Tom and Judy Fernald Tuesday, 17 November 2020 15:16 posted by Tom and Judy Fernald

    Please accept our deepest sympathy for the loss of Courtney Hicks. Courtney was a dear friend of ours through the Henrico Federal Credit Union. She was always so kind and helpful and friendly when we would visit the drive-thru line there. When we first met Courtney many years ago, we told her about our little grandson loving trains. She suggested the Thomas Train Set as a Christmas gift for him, because she had given that to her loved one. Our grandson loved every one of the trains we bought him. That grandson will now be 17 years old this week. Courtney was always personable. We prayed with her during her illness. We will miss her so much. May God comfort you, see family, with His grace, love, and peace. In Christian Love, Judy and Tom Fernald

  • Comment Link Darlean Dailey Tuesday, 17 November 2020 11:36 posted by Darlean Dailey

    Oh my heart surely felt a loss. She was so delightful. Her friendliness will surely be missed. I think she knew the names of everyone. I am sure God told her to come on in...I have the perfect job for you. Angel Congeniality

  • Comment Link The Feather Family Monday, 16 November 2020 13:58 posted by The Feather Family

    We are so sorry for your loss! We can't believe she's gone and our entire family will greatly miss Courtney. She was so helpful, friendly and kind hearted. Prayers to your family ??

  • Comment Link Becky Wallace Monday, 16 November 2020 11:20 posted by Becky Wallace

    With deepest sympathy to all the family.
    Love,
    Becky Wallace

  • Comment Link Amber Alred Monday, 16 November 2020 09:16 posted by Amber Alred

    Courtney was always so kind to me and her smile was so contagious. Her absence will be greatly felt at the Dixon Powers branch. All my prayers and love to the family.

  • Comment Link Donna Sandefur Sunday, 15 November 2020 17:39 posted by Donna Sandefur

    Courtney will be missed by many who were lucky enough to know her! She always knew my name and I’d wait in line just to get to her window. She loved my mom and Dad and cried with me when they passed. Heaven certainly gained an Angel when the Lord called her home!

  • Comment Link Melinda Orton Ohlmeyer (Mendy) Saturday, 14 November 2020 14:45 posted by Melinda Orton Ohlmeyer (Mendy)

    I am so sorry to hear that my dear friend has passed....sending love and prayers to her family....

  • Comment Link Rosemarie Basham Saturday, 14 November 2020 10:26 posted by Rosemarie Basham

    Dear Family,
    I was a customer/friend at Dixon Powers & will truly miss Courtney's loving, caring nature. She had a smile & kind words for everyone. The drive-thru won't be the same without her; I miss her already.

  • Comment Link Lynn Ball Friday, 13 November 2020 22:41 posted by Lynn Ball

    Daniel and Ellen,
    My deepest and sincerest sympathies to you. I loved “Court”, as I called her throughout the years, so much. She was the true calm in any storm and one of the kindest; most genuine people I’ve ever had the opportunity to know. The world is a little less bright today, but heaven has gained a true angel.
    My thoughts and prayers go out to you!

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