LEBANON – Funeral services were held Monday afternoon, November 9 at the Sellars Funeral Home on the Baddour Parkway for Mr. Ricketts, 82, of Lebanon. He passed away Nov. 6, 2009.
Services were conducted by Brother Bill Trice. Interment was in Wilson County Memorial Gardens.
Survivors include his wife of 59 years Mary Ruth Ricketts; sons Robert A. "Doc" Ricketts and Joe Wayne "Cat" Ricketts; along with grandchildren Robert "Robbie" Ricketts, John Wayne Ricketts, Nicholas Austin Ricketts, Cody Adam Ricketts, and Chrystal LouVada Ricketts.
Also surviving are great-grandchildren Dominick and Cheyenne; as well as numerous nieces and nephews. Family and friends served as pallbearers.
He is preceded in death by parents James Carley and Nadie Davenport Ricketts, sisters and Allie Mae and Vivian Weaver, Frances (Calvin) Roberts, brother James E. (Elizabeth) Ricketts, and great grandbaby Leland Tyler Williams.
Sellars Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.