Richard Eugene “Ricky” Hansford, 55, of Altha passed away Saturday, July 14, at his home.
Ricky was born in Marianna and had lived in Calhoun County most of his life. He was a line technician with Fairpoint Communications for 35 years and attended the Abe Springs Pentecostal Holiness Church.
He was preceded in death by his father, Richard Harold Hansford.
Survivors include his wife of 36 years, Karen Hansford, of Altha; two sons, Kevin Hansford and his wife, Elizabeth, and Brian Hansford and his wife, Krystal; a daughter, Kayla Dalton, and her husband, Eddie, of Altha; his mother, Louvenia “L.V.” (Chason) Hansford; a brother, Terry Hansford, all of Altha; and eight grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 A.M. Thursday, July 19, from the Abe Springs Pentecostal Holiness Church with Reverend Michael Morris and Reverend Dewayne Tolbert officiating. Interment will follow in the Sunny Hill Cemetery near Altha.
The family will receive friends from 6-8 P.M. Wednesday, July 18, at the Adams Funeral Home in Blountstown.
Adams Funeral Home in Blountstown is in charge of the arrangements (phone 674-5449). Online condolences may be made at adamsfh.com.