Ricky Dean Dudley, 56, of Columbia, died Saturday, Dec. 24, 2016 at T.J. Health Columbia.
He was born on Oct. 4, 1960 in Adair County to the late Claudis and Nancy Richard Dudley.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, Jackie Dudley.
Ricky was employed by Nemak in Glasgow and enjoyed fishing and farming.
He is survived by his wife, Sherry Dickerson Dudley of Columbia; two sons, Ricky Everett Dudley and his wife, Jennifer and Dee Albertson and his fiancé, Jessica Watson all of Columbia; his sister-in-law, Betty Dudley of Columbia; and two grandchildren, Elizabeth and Matthew Dudley.
Funeral service was Tuesday, Dec. 27 at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home with Bro. Willard Parson officiating and burial in Tarter’s Chapel Cemetery.
Casket bearers were Dan Byler, Bobby Keltner, Jimmy Tarter, Barry Hamlett, Gary Perkins and Jordan Murray.
Grissom-Martin Funeral Home was in charge of funeral arrangements. Visit www.grissommartin.com.