October 12, 1925 ~ January 4, 2020

Born in: Marshall, OH
Resided in: Leicester, NC

Ruby Marie Stetham Rickey, 94, of Leicester, passed away on Saturday, January 4, 2020, at the Pisgah Manor Health Care Center.

A native of Marshall, OH, Mrs. Rickey was a daughter of the late Park and Mabel Barr Stetham. She was also preceded in death by her husband of 50 years, James Rickey; son, Robert Rickey; and brother, Ernest VanZant.

Mrs. Rickey is survived by her daughter, Sandra Robinson and her husband Vern; son, Jim Rickey; grandchildren, Chris, Robbie, and DeeAnne; great-grandchildren, Zachary and Kaylee; and nephews, Rick and Steve VanZant.

Groce Funeral Home on Patton Ave. is assisting the family.


Funeral Home Assisting The Family:

Groce Funeral Home - Patton Ave.
1401 Patton Ave.
Asheville, NC 28806


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  1. Jim I am so sorry for your loss of your Mom. My prayers for comfort to your family. Your neighbor Nancy Parham. (Mickey’s wife)


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