John was born May 6, 1952 and died January 2, 2018.
John was a Navy Vietnam Veteran, retired from Department of Corrections, and volunteered his time with Suwannee County Mounted Posse.
He enjoyed fishing, cooking, and singing. He was a very creative person; he loved to paint, draw, and calligraphy. While he was able he loved to spend time in the yard with his family.
After a long illness he passed away on January 2, 2018. He is survived by his wife Angelia "Sissy" Smith Ricks, his son Curtis Ricks, two step sons Rocky and Roger Howard, and many grandchildren.
The services will be held January 21, 2018 at 2:00 P.M. at 16512 C.R 136 Live Oak, FL
Arrangements are under the direction and care of ICS Cremation and Funeral Home. Please leave words of comfort for the family on our website: www.icsfuneralservices.com under obituaries.
Published on January 18, 2018