Ricky Lee “Tigger” Rich Obituary

Ricky Lee “Tigger” Rich of Healdton left this life on March 3, 2022 at Oklahoma Heart Hospital in south Oklahoma City at the age of 60 years, 11 months and 27 days. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday March 9, 2022 at the Abundant Life Worship Center in Ardmore with Bro. Michael Caraway and Sister Mary Jones officiating. Interment will follow at Ringling Memorial Cemetery in Ringling. Services are under the direction and care of Alexander de Wilson Funeral Home.

Ricky was born on March 7, 1961 in Ryan, Oklahoma to Mr. Ruben Leo Rich and Mrs. Jamie (Hodges) Rich Stoneking.

Ricky grew up mostly in southern Oklahoma. He attended Wilson High School. Ricky then enlisted in the United States Marine Corp and proudly served his country. Ricky was an avid outdoorsman. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, guns, archery, boating, driving four wheelers, cooking, collecting knives and various fishing tackle. He served with the Healdton Fire Department for over 20 years and enjoyed helping his community. He met the love of his life Vicki Jean (Williams) and they married on March 19, 2021. Together they enjoyed traveling and watching their grandchildren play softball. He has been a truck driver for Brady’s for the past four years and previously worked at Browns Transportation. He attended the Abundant Life Worship Center in Ardmore.

Mr. Rich is predeceased by his father, Leo Rich; brother, Deon Rich and sister-in-law, Jonene Rich, father-in-law, Jerry Stoneking; a sister Candy Porterfield; Grandmother Williams and Uncle Kenneth Hicks.

He is survived by his wife, Vicki (Williams) Rich of home in Healdton; sons, Jeffrey Rich and his wife Tina of Healdton, Brandon Robertson and his wife Codi of Ringling, Curtis Robertson of Lindsay; daughters, Tamara Dover and husband Jarrod of Lindsay, Traci Dodson and husband Nick of Lindsay; mother, Jamie (Hodges) Stoneking of Wilson; sisters, Latina Cox and her husband Mike of Velma, Allene Young of Wilson, Robin Morse and her husband Brent of Wilson; Janie “Cookie” Snow and her husband Hoss of Wilson; brothers, Jodi Rich and wife Leedale of Wilson; grandchildren, Shaylin, Isabelle, Paisley, Lili, Addie, Maxxon, Jasey, Dessie, Ely, Danni, Darrell, Ava, Gabriel, Gracie, Damien, Rusti “Charlie”, Blaine “Bear”; stepmother, Mary Jones of Elmore City; stepfather Melvin Williams Jr. and his wife Fannie of Lindsay; sister-in-law, Jeretta Fierro and husband Martin of Lindsay, brother-in-law, Eddie Ince and Gail of Lindsay; Several nieces, nephews, other relatives and a host of friends.

Pallbearers will be Nick Dodson, Curtis Robertson, Brandon Robertson, Jeffrey Rich, Jarrod Dover, Ely Dover, Codi Robertson, Tamara Dover, Traci Dodson, Catie Anderson and Tina Rich.

The bearers of honor are all the grandchildren.

The visits will take place from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Tuesday evening at Wilson’s Alexander Gray Funeral Home.

Online condolences can be sent to alexanderfuneralhome.org

Posted on March 07, 2022

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Wilson’s Alexander Gray Funeral Home.

March 08, 2022 at 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

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