MT. JULIET -- Funeral services were held Friday morning, Sept. 24 at Grace United Methodist Church for Mrs. Ricketts, 82, of Old Hickory.
A member of Grace UMC since 1981, she died Sept. 20, 2010.
Services were conducted by Dr. Ron Brown. Interment followed at Hermitage Memorial Gardens.
Survivors include: children Cheryl Ricketts, Don (Carolyn) Ricketts and Skip Ricketts; sisters Rita (Sam) Sherrill and Ruth Corley; grandchildren Jamie (Mark) Milele; Mandie Healy, Trey (Tammy) Healy and Wendi Ricketts; and great-grandchildren Justin Milele, Caleb Ricketts, Marissa Milele, Lindy Ricketts, Hannah Ricketts, Sara Capps, David Capps and Jessica Lavender.
She was preceded in death by parents William & Esther Hancock; husband Donnell Ricketts, Sr.; siblings Jim Hancock, Whaley Hancock, Charles Hancock, William Hancock and Sarah Chambers.
Pallbearers: Trey Healy, Quinn Corley, Mark Milele, Justin Milele, David Witt, Walter Hamilton, David Hood and Randy Mathis. Honorary: the Bible Seekers Sunday School Class.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society or Grace United Methodist Church.
Sellars Funeral Home at Mt. Juliet was in charge of arrangements.