Johnny Lee Rickards


Johnny Lee Rickards of Granbury, 63, passed away Friday, March 22, 2013, in Granbury.

Graveside service: 2 p.m. Wednesday, March 27, 2013 in Long Creek Cemetery in Granbury. Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, March 26, 2013, at the funeral home.

Memorials: Wounded Warriors or the Humane Society.

Johnny was born June 7, 1949, in Detroit, Mich., to Allan O. and Lois Ann White Rickards. He married Janice Fuller on March 26, 1999, in Weatherford. He worked for Southwest Transformers and built transformers for 40-plus years. He was a gun enthusiast who loved to shoot and loved his country. He was a generous man who never met a stranger.

Survivors: Wife, Janice Rickards; children, Wendy Richardson and Randal Bagwell and Chanum Fuller; grandson, Tommy Lee Richardson; sister, Cindy Hanna; brother, Allan Rickards and wife, Barbara; longtime friends, Les and Joy Smith; brother-in-law, Robert and wife, Sandra Fuller; nieces; and nephews.

Wiley Funeral Home made arrangements.