Robert Rickman, son of the late Cecil E. Rickman and Eula M. Davis Rickman, was born Jan. 5, 1943, in Steele, Mo., and departed this life Saturday, Feb. 4, 2012, in Kennett, at the age of 69 years and 30 days.
On June 9, 1962 Robert married Paula Roberts.
Robert was a member of Slicer Street Church of Christ and Dorcas Group.
Survivors include his wife, Paula Rickman ,of Kennett; one son, Richard Rickman, of Duncan, Okla.; three daughters, Cindy Smith, of Kennett, Amy Davis, of Kennett and Emily Moore, of Jonesboro, Ark.; six grandchildren, Jacob Rickman, Sydney Davis, Zachary Rickman, Mary Kathryn Davis, Claire Rickman and Maggie Davis; one sister, Louise Callis, of Deering, Mo., and other relatives and many friends.
Robert was preceded in death by two grandchildren, Reagan Rickman and Olivia Davis.
Funeral services were held at 10:30 a.m., today, Tuesday, Feb. 7, at McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel in Kennett with Dr. Russ Burcham, Gaylon Mullins and Spencer Furby officiating.
Burial was in the Memorial Gardens Cemetery at Kennett.
Pallbearers were Jeremy Callis, Josh Callis, Gary Callis, Randy Davis, Dewey Davis and Larry McDowell.
Memorials may be made to Dorcas Group at Slicer Street Church of Christ.
Online condolences may be made at www.mcdanielfuneralservice.com