Benjamin (Ben) Thomas Hicklin went home to be with his Lord on Saturday, February 22, 2020.
Ben was born in Midwest City, Oklahoma, on May 9, 1973, to Cecil and Mary Louise (Truesdale) Hicklin. He passed suddenly and peacefully in his sleep at his home in Post, Texas.
He graduated from Glenpool High School in Glenpool, Oklahoma, Class of 1991. In his adult life, he worked as a correctional officer and a SWAT team leader. He also worked as a carpenter and contractor.
Ben was preceded in death by his parents and his older brother Ronald Hicklin. He is survived by his wife Teri Jo, and his stepson Bryce, his son Geremy Hicklin, his brothers Arthur and Ronna Hicklin (Nixa, Missouri), and Robert and Leslie Hicklin (Shawnee, Oklahoma). He is also survived by his in-laws, Terry and Kenda Bartlett (Post, Texas) and Eric and Keri Ann Thompson (Post, Texas), and his nephews and niece: Zach Hicklin (Shawnee, Oklahoma), Brad Hicklin (Dale, Oklahoma), Joseph Thompson (Post, Texas) and Ana Thompson (Post, Texas).