Gerti Hicks Davidson, 65, of Harrisburg, Illinois died Friday, September 18, 2015 at St. Mary’s Medical Center in Evansville, Indiana. Gerti was born in Herod on October 24, 1949 to Wayne and Beulah (Sheldon) Hicks. She is a graduate of Ridgway High School and Southeastern Illinois School of Cosmotology. She had retired two years ago from Comfort Inn in Harrisburg. Gerti is survived by her son, Cameron (Sara); grandchildren, Ronan, William, and Connor; sisters and brothers, Betty Bishop, Ted (Carol) Hicks, Lyndol (Reba) Hicks, Randall Hicks, Opal Gibbs, Deneen Hicks, and Joy (Ray) Wilson. She is also survived by many nieces, nephews, and cousins. She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband, Pete Davidson. Graveside services were held September 22 at 11:00 a.m. at Sunset Lawn Cemetery in Harrisburg.