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Patty Rickman

Word has been received that Patricia “Patty” K. Rickman of Union City has gone to be with our Lord and Savior on Wednesday, February 15, 2017.
Services will be held on Saturday at 1 p.m. in the chapel of Dyersburg Funeral Home, with Brother Andy Wiggins officiating. Burial will follow at Fairview Cemetery.
The family will receive visitors from 5-8 p.m. Friday at Dyersburg Funeral Home.
Pallbearers will be Billy Green, Greg Parnell, Greg Correa, Ashton Rickman, Dan Garrett and Dana Denson. Honorary pallbearers will be Adam Battles, Alex Lewis and Blake Mcalister.
She was born on May 24, 1945, in Jeffersonville, Indiana, to the late Bud and Nellie Justice. She married James “Rick” Rickman on December 27, 1988. He survives. Patty is the beloved mother of three daughters, Vanessa Williams, Rhonda and Danny Battles and Becky Morgan, all of Union City; two sons, David and Charlotte Lewis of Dyersburg and Ashton and Shelsea Rickman of Union City; twelve grandchildren; and seventeen great-grandchildren. She is also survived by two sisters, Brenda Combs and Marilyn Smith, both of Indiana.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her brother, Buddy Justice.
The family requests that memorials be directed to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22478, Oklahoma City, OK 73123.
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Published 2.17.17