Rickey E. Writer

Wednesday, September 2, 2020

Rickey E. Writer, 65, of Butterfield, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2020, at his home.

He was born April 8, 1955, in Cassville, the son of Charles and Peggy (Hyde) Writer. On July 10, 1985, he was united in marriage to Peggy Pendergraft, who survives. Also surviving are his stepmother, Gerda Writer of Monett; one son, William Writer of Butterfield; three daughters, Debbie Medsker of Coffeyville, Kan., Jennifer McFarland and her husband Jake of Golden, and Missy Norman of Monett; three brothers, Jim Henderson and his wife Linda of Monett, John Henderson and his wife Terri of Exeter, and Kenny Henderson of Oklahoma; four sisters, Rena Kennedy and her husband Gary of Lampe, Beverly Bacon and her husband Joe of Cassville, Debbie Wolf and her husband Marty of Butterfield, and Brenda Fryman and her husband Robbie of Nashville, Tenn.; and several grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Preceding him in death were his parents; stepfather Lewis Dalton; and one son, Kevin Norman.

He was a graduate of Cassville High School Class of 1974. For several years, he was employed as a welder for Alvey and later began driving a truck for CFI Trucking Company. He was of the Baptist faith. Graveside services were held Saturday, Aug. 29, at Sparks Cemetery in Butterfield under direction of Fohn Funeral Home in Cassville.

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Cassville, Missouri