Thomas J. Hicks, III, 67, of Bluff Street, passed away Thursday July 21, 2015 at his home. Born in Providence he was a son of Edna F. (Cummings) Hicks and the late Thomas J. Hicks, Jr. Thomas was an Army Veteran during the Vietnam War. He was a Case Manager for D.C.Y.F. before retiring in 2014. He was a 1974 graduate of Rhode Island College. Besides his mother he leaves two sisters, Sharon Puerini and Crystal Bockes, three brothers, William, Mark and Timothy Hicks. He was the brother of the late Edward Hicks. His funeral services were private. Arrangements by the PERRY-MCSTAY FUNERAL HOME.