Bartow Rickman Jr.
METROPOLIS, Ill. — Bartow Rickman Jr., 71, of Metropolis died at 9:34 a.m. Monday, October 28, 2013, at Baptist Health Paducah.
He was a member of Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3847 and American Legion Post 306.
He is survived by four children, Rhonda Tester, Rex Rickman, Brett Rickman and Candy Rickman; 13 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and two brothers, Charles Rickman and Gene Rickman.
He was preceded in death by one son, Bart Rickman. His parents were Bartow and Verdalia (Komar) Rickman Sr.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Friday, November 1, 2013, at Weaver Creek Baptist Church with the Rev. Shawn Vandergriff officiating. There will be no burial.
Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until the funeral hour Friday at the church.
Aikins-Farmer Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.