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Leora E. Hickman

Leora E. Hickman, 96, Georgetown, died Monday, Dec. 16, 2013.
Born May 15, 1917, at Corydon, she was the daughter of the late Henry and Ada Burgess Bye.
She was a homemaker and a member of VFW Ladies Auxiliary No. 2950 in Corydon and Unity Chapel United Methodist Church near Ramsey.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 60 years, Harlan W. Hickman; three brothers, Olaf, Burgess and John Bye; and two sisters, Fern Murr and Viola Crosier.
Survivors include a daughter, Sara Jo Sizemore of Georgetown; a sister, Esther Higdon of New Albany; three grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
Visitation: Wednesday, Dec. 18, from 2 to 8 p.m. and Thursday, Dec. 19, after 9 a.m. at Swarens Funeral Home in Ramsey.
Funeral: Thursday, Dec. 19, at 11 a.m. at the funeral home with burial in Cedar Hill Cemetery in Corydon.