Ricky Lee Hickingbottom
Funeral services to celebrate the life of Ricky Lee Hickingbottom, 61, will be Thursday, December 27, 2012, at 12 Noon at Rose-Neath Southside Chapel. Officiating will be Dr. Howard Hall, Shreveport Baptist Temple. Interment will follow at Forest Park West Cemetery.
Visitation with family and friends will be from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm on Wednesday, December 26, 2012 at the funeral home.
Ricky passed away December 22, 2012 after a sudden illness. He was born November 1, 1951 in Lebanon, PA. He enjoyed gardening, baseball (NY Yankee's), football (Cowboy's), spending time with his family and most of all cooking for all his family and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Billy "Rod" and Shirley Mae Hickingbottom. Ricky is survived by his loving wife of 42 years, Sherry Cagle Hickingbottom; daughters, Lisa Hickingbottom and Melissa Stephens and husband, Cody; grandchildren, Jessica McKenzie and fiancé JR Brooks, Jacob McKenzie, Michael Hickingbottom; great grandson, Ryder Brooks and sister, Pam Perrin and husband James; sisters-in-law, Sue Isbell and Gina Cagle and numerous nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers will be Scott Hickingbottom, Joe Hickingbottom, Jr., Dusty Brooks, D J Kimmel, Matt Kimmel and Gage Meshell.
Memorials may be made to St. Jude's Children Hospital.