Virginia Beach – Myrtle Sorrels “Vickie” Ricks, 85, passed peacefully at home on Sunday, October 11, 2015, surrounded by her loving family. She was born November 4, 1929 in Rockbridge County, VA to the late Clarence J. & Minnie (Balser) Sorrels. In addition to her parents, Vickie was also preceded in death by her grandson, Robert W. “Bobby” Ricks.
Left to cherish her memory is her husband Otis Ricks, Jr.; children, Otis Wayne Ricks, Phillip Lee Ricks, & Janice Ricks (Mark) Franklin; grandchildren, Matthew Ricks, Otis W. Ricks, Meghan Franklin (Mark) Randazzo, Lauren Franklin (Jackson) Farhney, & Corbin A. Ricks; & siblings, Gertrude Lunsford, Charles Sorrels, Edna Serverson, Jannie Moore, & Blanche Pratt.
The family will receive friends on Tuesday, October 13th from 6-8 pm at Altmeyer Funeral Home, 5792 Greenwich Rd, 23462 where a funeral service will be held on Wednesday, October 14th at 2:00 pm. A private burial will take place in Albert G. Horton, Jr. Memorial Veterans Cemetery, Suffolk, VA.
Condolences may be offered to the family at www.altmeyerfh.com
Date: Tuesday, October 13, 2015
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Date: Wednesday, October 14, 2015
Time: 2:00 pm