Mr. Ricky Lynn Washington, 56, was born January 9, 1963, in Johnson City, Tennessee, to Frankie and Elmer Washington Sr. Ricky attended school, in the Washington County School System.
Ricky was known for being a protective, fun loving, family oriented, friend. Ricky had a kind heart, and a free spirit. He enjoyed socializing with neighborhood family and friends. He was a great singer and dancer, who loved music. He’s best known for being loyal.
Ricky is preceded in death by his parents: Elmer Washington Sr., Frankie Washington, and Aunt Francis Williams, also, Sibling: Jean Delores Washington.
He’s survived by his siblings: Elmer S. (Lorraine) Washington Jr., Barbara Ann Washington, “Jerry” Booker T. Washington, William “Freddie” Washington, Steve D. Washington, Leroy D. Washington, and Virginia Ann Washington.
Cousins: Bishop Melvin (Myrtle) Hardy, Teressa Brown, Louise Wilson, and James Robert Oliphant.
Nieces: Katrina Lynn Harris, Thomasina Goddard-Alexander, Cynthia Washington-Anderson, Monica Monique Harris, and Ashley Hughes, and a host of Cousins and Extended Family.
Special Thanks: Mrs. Ruby Smith, Rev. Kevin Thompson , Deon Love, Tonya Bradley, Eric Black, Neal Forney, Betty Reynolds, Delores Harris , and Shelea Birks.
A Celebration of Life will be held at 1:00pm on Monday February 4, 2019 at the Birchette Mortuary Chapel. The family will receive friends from 12:30pm until 1:00pm at the Chapel prior to the service.
Professional Services provided by Birchette Mortuary Inc. 219 E. Millard St. Johnson City, TN. 423-926-6013 http://www.birchettemortuary.com