Evelyn Rickett

Jun 04, 1943 - Nov 13, 2020

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Evelyn (Emerline) Simmons Rickett was born June 4, 1943 in Harris, Oklahoma, to her parents, Ross and Mirtis Simmons. She was the second youngest of sixteen children - eight brothers and eight sisters. She received her education in Harris, Oklahoma where she graduated from Riverside High School...

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Nov 23

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Monday, November 23, 2020
12:00 pm

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San Diego, CA 92115

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Evelyn Rickett

June 04, 1943 - November 13, 2020

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William Cotton November 23, 2020

With all my heart I want to express my condolences to the family. Evelyn and I grew up in the same community, went to school together, went to church together, we cheered for one another on the basketball team, we were in high school plays together, and I could go on but I won't. Curtis and I graduated together and were starters on a very successful basketball team. Evelyn was a very good player as well. Her parents were part of the community that it use to take to raise a child. We grew up in a small close community, so there was always someone there to correct you if need be. I met one of Evelyn's daughters in the 1980's I think, she was quite young and I don't know which one. I last saw Evelyn at our high school reunion I think about four years ago. We were not in touch otherwise, I never knew she was sick so I was shocked to hear of her passing. Children usually follow in their parents footsteps, Evelyn's parents were God loving people, so I know this is a God loving family. Hold on to God's unchanging hand because all healing comes from him.

Vanessa Rickett November 23, 2020

Henderson November 22, 2020

Daisy Simmons Hogg November 21, 2020

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Demi Monique Burren November 21, 2020

Demi \"Monique\" Burren November 21, 2020

Joneses November 20, 2020

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Geri Sevier November 20, 2020

Vanessa, Arnessa, Buffie & Family - Our prayers are being sent up daily for your strength & comfort. Continue to stick together and be strong. Your Mom is in a better place and I know that it has to be hard to have had to let her go, but the Lord knows what is best for each one of His children and He didn't want her suffering anymore. May she rest in His arms in perfect peace. We love you and are here if you need us. Geri Sevier and the entire Sevier Family. May God continue to Bless & Keep You!

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