Harley Robert Hickman, who was born on Saturday, Dec. 14, 1935, passed away on Friday, Sept. 13, 2019, at the Stansell House in Berlin, Md., with his family by his side.
Mr. Hickman was a pillar in the Laurel business community. He was one of the original board members at County Bank and remained on the board for many years. He was a military veteran, a member of the American Legion Home, a Master Shriner, and a former member of the Laurel Lions Club. Some of his fondest memories were his time as a LHS Bulldog on the football team. He enjoyed winters in Florida since 1986.
He is survived by his only child, Renee Hickman Clarke (Scott Donnelly) and his only grandchild, Ian Clarke, who was the apple of his eye. He is also survived by nieces, Gina Barker, Bette McIntire, Judy Dunn, and Trudy Allen; his nephew, Treg Burris; and several great-nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his wife and business partner of 37 years, Jewel Thomas Hickman; his parents, Harley and Elsie Hickman (Hill); his sisters, Pauline Burris and Irene Allen; his brother, Howard Hickman; and his favorite brother-in-law, Eugene Burris.
Donations may be made in his memory to the Pam & Macky Stansell House, Coastal Hospice, 1500 Ocean Pkwy., Ocean Pines, MD 21811.