(May 26, 1950 - February 20, 2014)
Services for Mr. Ricky Shackelford will be held 11 a.m., Saturday, February 22, 2014 at Milling Funeral Home Chapel of Union with burial in the Mt. Zion Cemetery, Road 210. Rev. Ken Lynch will officiate.
Visitation will be held 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm, Friday, February 21, 2014 at Milling Funeral Home of Union.
Mr. Shackelford, 63, of Union, died Thursday, February 20, 2014 at Jeff Anderson Regional Medical Center.
His family will remember him as a teacher of how precious life is by overcoming life’s challenges and its adversities.
Wife: Carol Shackelford of Union
Daughter: Sandy Shackelford of Madison, MS
Son: Casey Shackelford of Madison, AL
Mother: Omera Shackelford of Union
Sister: Sandra S. Tedford of Jackson
He was also survived by many cousins and other family members. He is preceded in death by his father, J.R. Shackelford.
Pallbearers: Doug Thornton, Brance Boykin, Jared Freeman, Jason Arinder, Otto Rouse, Freddie Stephens, Don Ferguson and Gary Jones
In lieu of flowers family request that memorials be made to St. Jude’s Research Hospital 262 Danny Thomas Place Memphis, TN 38105.