Inez Holdaway Hicks Bretz, 86, died May 31, 1998 of a stroke in St. George, Utah.
She was born November 11, 1911 in Vineyard, Utah to Albert A. and Anna Isabella (Anabel) Clegg Holdaway. Maried Val D. Hicks, divorced 1942. She married Frederick Bretz in 1944. He died May 11, 1971. Inez was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. She was very talented in music - played both by ear and by note. She composed music and poetry. She had many music callings in her church service (singing and accompanying), as well as teaching Primary and visiting teaching assignments. She made wonderful homemade candy, bread, pies, etc., crocheted lovely doilies, and was very generous in giving them away. She loved beautiful yards and flowers. She mowed with a hand mower and trimmed by hand for many years.She is survived by children, JoAnn Hicks, Salt Lake City; Val J. Hicks (Hoda), Ivins, UT; EuDonne H. Warnick (Ray), Taylorsville, UT; Gary Lee Hicks (Robin), Salt Lake City; Katherine Bretz Cherry (Greg), Ivins, UT; 18 grandchildren, 17 great grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, June 6, at 11 a.m., Rosedale Ward, 660 North Redwood Road, where friends may call from 10-10:45 a.m. Burial at Larkin Sunset Gardens, Sandy, Utah.
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