Ricki Lee Burnett(1955 - 2018)

Ricki Lee Burnett, age 63, of Bowling Green passed away on Wednesday, September 5, 2018 at the DePaul Hospital in Bridgeton.
A memorial graveside service will be held at a later date. The family is honoring Ricki's decision of cremation. Bibb-Veach Funeral Home is in charge of the cremation rites.
Ricki was born January 29, 1955 in Pine Bluff, Ark. the son of Leslie Jr. and Shirley Johnson Burnett.
Survivors include his mother; Shirley Williams, two sons; Shawn Burnett (Mandy Jo) of Bowling Green and Craig Burnett (Mandy Lynn) of Bowling Green, five grandchildren; Kayden Burnett, Kamden Burnett, Kannon Burnett, Austin Sloan (Ashley) and Landon Burnett, one brother; Terry Burnett (Debbie Grgurich), one brother-in-law; Willis Straube of Bowling Green.
He was preceded in death by his father and one sister; Vicki Straube.
Ricki moved to Bowling Green at a young age. He worked in heavy highway construction and retired from Emery Sapp & Sons in Columbia. Ricki was a hunter, liked auctions and loved to buy junk. He always kept an eye out on his family and loved spending time with his grandchildren.
Memorials may be made to Edgewood Cemetery or donor's choice.
On-line condolences may be left at www.bibbveach.com.

Funeral Home

Bibb-Veach Funeral Home
606 W Main St Bowling Green, MO 63334
(573) 324-2211
Published in Reader Connection on Sept. 12, 2018