Ricky Edward Bennett, age 52, of Parkers Lake, Kentucky, passed from this life on Tuesday, August 19, 2014, at the Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital in Somerset, Kentucky.
Funeral services were held Friday, August 22, at 2:00 p.m. in the chapel of Pine Knot Funeral Home with Rev. Harold Rollins officiating. Burial was at the Marlar Cemetery in Parkers Lake.
Ricky was born in Shelby County, Ohio, on January 21, 1962, to the late Ozas and Dora Dean (Rollins) Bennett. Besides his father, he is preceded in death by his wife Angela (Gibson) Bennett, and a daughter Angel Vanover.
Surviving family include his mother Dora Dean (Rollins) Bennett, daughters; Debra Bennett (and fiancé Jason), Dora Bennett, Amanda Vanover, step-daughters; Stacey Jones (husband Stephen) and Christina Roberts, all of Parkers Lake, Kentucky; step-sons; Mark Trammell (wife Jessica) and Ruben Trammell, both of Parkers Lake; brothers; Carley Bennett (wife Odie) of Rockhold, Kentucky, Ronnie Bennett, Ronald Bennett (wife Reda), Russell Bennett, Roger Bennett (wife Wilma) all of Parkers Lake, and a sister Patricia Ross (husband Thomas) of Pine Knot. He had 16 grandchildren.
Ricky had worked as a night watchman and custodian at the McCreary County Courthouse. He enjoyed four-wheeling, boating, collecting antiques and sight-seeing in the great outdoors.
Pine Knot Funeral Home assisted the family with funeral arrangements.