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Ricky Don Eldred

Services for Ricky Don Eldred were held 10:00 a.m., Monday, December 17, 2018 at the Hale’s Memorial Chapel in Sulphur, with Pastor Willard McCartney, Jr. officiating. Burial followed at the Dolberg Cemetery.

Ricky was born February 26, 1961 in Sulphur to the Jack Don and Arva Jewell (Chandler) Eldred. He died Tuesday, December 11, 2018 in Ardmore, at the age of 57.

Ricky grew up in Sulphur, attending Sulphur Schools. He spent 20-plus years working as a welder in the oil field industry. In his spare time, he enjoyed doing woodwork, fishing and making metal art for his family and friends.

Survivors include his father, Jack Don Eldred, of Sulphur; sons, Rusty Eldred and Scotty McKim; daughter, Randi Smith and husband, Johnny; brother, Russell Eldred and wife, Lori, of Sulphur; grandchildren, Aura Cunnish, Morgan and Sydney McKim and Josh Smith.

Ricky was preceded in death by his mother, Arva Jewell Kennedy and his step-mother, Mary Eldred.

Services were “Entrusted To” Hale’s Funeral Home of Sulphur.

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