Listen to Ray Hicks telling his beloved Jack Tales and stories of his joys and struggles growing up on Beech Mountain. You might notice Ray has a unique way with language.  Some folks need to attune their ears to catch his ancient Elizabethan dialect.  It is well worth the journey.

Listen to others tell about Ray:

Listen to Bill Harley’s Tribute to Ray Hicks on National Public Radio.

Enjoy Connie Regan-Blake’s telling of Ray’s Amazing Grace.

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