Hicks remembered for his love, dedication Posted in: News Don Hicks, the founder with his mother and father of the Mayan Dude Ranch and a pivotal figure in the development of Bandera County’s cowboy-influenced hospitality industry, has died at the age of 88, his family said in an obituary that will conclude this article. Hicks was described as a man ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!