Rickie Dale Williamson
Rickie Dale Williamson
  • September 6, 1952 - September 24, 2017
  • Spencer, Oklahoma

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Rickie Dale Williamson was given life by his Creator and began his Journey on September 6, 1952 in Checotah, Oklahoma, the son of Haskel Dale and Lavada Williamson. Rickie received the gift of Holy Baptism in 1978 and became a child of God and publicly confessed his faith.

Rickie attended school at Graham until his senior year where he transferred and graduated from Weleetka High School. He loved noodling, hunting, trapping, watching Looney Tunes and his old westerns. He began his first job at the age of 19 working in construction. He later farmed peanuts, watermelons and raised cattle. (Weleetka is in the Oklahoma History Books for the farming of watermelons to which he contributed.) After farming, he returned to construction as project superintendent, building major restaurant franchises across the United States. Despite his five-year illness he continued to grow his fabulous tomato crops.

Rickie began his family with the birth of his oldest daughter Jamie in 1973 (who later married Chuck Diggins and had daughter Kristyn). His youngest daughter Kristi born in 1976 (who later married Brett Richison and had a son Tyler and daughter Lexi. Rickie and Brenda Johnson were married in 1995 and raised son Taylor (who later married Linda Morales.)

Rickie entered into Eternal Life September 24, 2017 after a brief hospital stay. Rickie was preceded in death by his parents. Rickie is Survived by his wife, children, their spouses and grandchildren. His mother-in-law Norma who loved him very much. He is survived by his two sisters Sharon Coleman and Donna White and brother-in-law Terry White. His nieces and nephews Tonia, Rachael, Tamara, Christopher, Ryan and numerous great nieces and nephews.

Arrangements under the direction of Bill Eisenhour Funeral Home, Oklahoma City, OK.