Ricky Lynn Chidester, 60, of Tulsa, passed away on Sunday, September 25, 2022 in Chouteau. He was born on May 18 1962; the son of Carmen Roscoe and Clara Louise (Fryer) Chidester. Ricky worked for various companies as a delivery driver. Ricky married Kathleen Chidester on January 27, 1997 in Las Vegas, Nevada and they have celebrated 25 years of marriage. In his spare time, he enjoyed going fishing, bowling, and tending to his flea market booths. Ricky also looked forward to watching pro wrestling and playing video games. He will be missed by all who knew and loved him.
No formal services will be held. To leave his family a message, please visit his Tribute Wall at www.shipmansfuneralhome.com. Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Shipman’s Funeral & Cremation Service.
Ricky is survived by his wife, Kathleen Chidester of the home; sons, Randy Hancock of Claremore, Oklahoma and Dale Hancock and wife Lisa Tulsa, Oklahoma; daughter, Debra Wheeler and husband Jay of Broken Arrow, Oklahoma; brother, J.C. Chidester and wife Karen of Pryor, Oklahoma; 11 grandchildren; and several great grandchildren; and many other relatives and friends. He is preceded in death by his parents, Carmen and Clara Chidester; brother, Marty Chidester and sister, Jacque Colclazier.