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Rickey Wise

April 11, 1951 ~ December 20, 2017 (age 66)

The Piano Brothers

Rickey Lee Wise 66 of Gun Barrel City, Texas was the only child to Willie Lee & Maxine Cantrell Wise passed away on December 20, 2017.  He was born on April 11, 1951 in Dallas, Texas.   

Rickey was a Marine Corps Vet who served our country for 2 years during the Vietnam War.  He worked for East Texas Truss Company in Gun Barrel City as a supervisor for 15 years.  In August 2017 he married Mechelle; they shared many moments of happiness.  Rickey had so many friends in his life but there were 5 that stood out; Jim & Toni Vermeule, Mike Cannada, Leaha Cook Graham and William Fratis.  He always cherished spending time with his family and friends.  Rickey will be dearly missed by all who knew him.  

Rickey is preceded in death by his parents, his first wife Louise Wise and his 2 sons; Stephen and Willie Wise.   

Bro. Marvin Connors will be officiating for the Wise family.

In lieu of flowers, please donate to the American Cancer Society.

 Service Information

December 26, 2017

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Moorhead-Epps Funeral Home
750 E Main St
Gun Barrel City, TX 75156

Funeral Service
December 27, 2017

12:00 PM
Moorhead-Epps Funeral Home
750 E Main St
Gun Barrel City, TX 75156

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