Jon Barry Fickling, 74, of Blackville, S.C. passed away April 1, 2018. There will be no formal services planned at this time.

Born in Augusta, Georgia he was a son of the late Robert “Bob’ Bruce Fickling, II and Kathryn “Kitty” Plexico Fickling. Jon was a self-employed farmer and a member of the First Baptist Church of Blackville. Jon was a breeder of Yorkie puppies for many years; as a hobby he enjoyed remote control gas powered airplanes, watching his saltwater fish in his aquariums at his home and taking his sneak boat fishing on the south Edisto River.
Survivors include his sister Kay F. Buzby of Spartanburg, S.C.; nephew Robert B. Lawrence and a niece Sarah Lawrence (Rick Carlisle).
He was predeceased by a brother Robert B. Fickling, III, brother-in-law Milton Buzby and a nephew Brian Lawrence.