Richard Shane "Ricky" King, age 46 of Pleasureville, passed away on Tuesday, September 7, 2021 at Norton Brownsboro Hospital. Ricky was an assistant coach for the HCHS Soccer Team and was a Project Manager for Flynn Construction. He was preceded in death by his grandfather, Richard Troxell, and his aunt, Frances Dellinger.
He is survived by his sons, Cameron King, Kendall King, and Collin King of Pleasureville and Zackery Newton and Zayden Newton of Pleasureville; his companion, Beth Newton of Pleasureville; Rhonda (Steve) Heightchew of Pleasureville; sisters: Tara King (Missy Browning King) of Pleasureville and Amanda Ricketts (Kyle) of Pleasureville; brothers Michael Heightchew of Pleasureville and Travis Heightchew of Pleasureville; mother of his children, Erica King of Pleasureville; grandmother: Polly Troxell of Eminence; two nieces and one nephew.
Funeral services were held 1 p.m. on Saturday, September 11, 2021 at Prewitt New Castle Funeral Home, officiated by Rev. Jacky Newton of Franklinton Baptist Church.
Memorial Contributions may be given to the Henry County High School Soccer Team.
Active pallbearers were Matthew Griffin, Jason Whisman, Jeremy Craig, Montez Allen, Josh Collins and Greg Houchin.
Honorary pallbearers were the HCHS Soccer Team.
Published by Henry County Local from Sep. 15 to Sep. 22, 2021.