Nicholas Ryan Wicks, son of David Wicks and Cynthia Dicken Wicks, was born June 21, 1985 at Poplar Bluff, Missouri. He departed this life on April 4, 2011 at the Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center in Poplar Bluff, Missouri.   He is survived by his Mother, Cynthia Wicks of Harviell, Missouri and Grandmother, Carolyn Dicken of Harviell, Missouri. Also surviving are two cousins Brody and Heath Ferguson as well as 1 aunt and uncle Julie and Bud Ferguson. He was preceded in death by his father David Wicks.  He enjoyed hunting, 4 wheeling riding and driving 18 wheeler Trucks.  He enjoyed Trucking.  Nicholas was a member of the New Covenant Fellowship Church in Poplar Bluff, Missouri. His visitation will be held Friday April 8, 2011 starting at 6:00 p.m.. Funeral services will be at 10:00 a.m. Saturday April 9, 2011 with burial in the Dicken Cemetery following services. Rev Jerry Moore will officiate.