Rickie (Rick) Lee HuttonFayetteville, AR, 1952 - 2017
Rickie Lee Hutton (Rick), 64, of Fayetteville, Ark. died on Thursday, June 15, 2017 at the Willard Walker Hospice Home. He was born December 25, 1952 in Springdale, Ark. the son of Edward Lee and Jeanelle Campbell Hutton.
At 18 he enlisted with the National Guard from August 1971 until August 1977. He retired after 29 years of service with the U.S. Postal Service and served 3 years with the Fayetteville School System.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a sister, Lisa Hutton. Survivors include his wife, Susan Hutton of the home; one son, Tommy Dale Gage and daughter-in-law, Tina M. Gage of Huntsville, Ark.; one daughter, Chantelle LeAnn Hutton of Fayetteville, Ark.; four grandchildren, Chante' Hutton and JaQuon Douglas Hutton, both of the home; Cara Lee Gage of Clifty, Ark. and Kayla T. Keck with husband, Travis of Japton, Ark.; two sisters, Jeanette Phillips of Fayetteville, Ark. and Sherlene McConnell and husband, Marc of Springdale, Ark.
He was a dedicated fisherman, refereed football, umpired and coached baseball and had a great passion for growing flowers.
Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Monday, June 19, 2017 at Beard's Chapel. Interment will follow in Farmington Cemetery under the direction of Beard's Chapel. The family will receive friends from 5-7 p.m. on Sunday, June 18, 2017 at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to Alzheimer's Arkansas at www.alzar.org/give/# or to the Willard Walker Hospice Home, 325 E. Longview St., Fayetteville, Ark. 72703. Condolences at www.beardsfuneralchapel.com.
Published June 17, 2017
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Beards Funeral Chapel
855 S. Happy Hollow Road, Fayetteville, AR