Ricky Dean “Ricky” Woods

January 8, 1961 – March 30, 2021

Ricky Dean “Rick” Woods, 60, of Mitchell, passed away Tuesday, March 30, 2021, at his residence.

Born January 8, 1961, in Bedford, he was the son of Jack G. and Sue (Blackerby) Woods, Sr.

Rick had been employed at Hoosier Uplands.  He graduated from Mitchell High School in 1979, and was a huge dog lover, especially Omie and Roxie.  He enjoyed the river, boating, and fishing, and was a good helper.   Rick had many friends and family was very important to him.

Survivors include his daughters, Ashley (Denny) Stidham of Bedford, Rachelle Johnson of Bedford; parents, Jack and Sue Woods of Mitchell; 4 grandchildren; brothers, Jack (Debra) Woods, Jr. of Bedford and Shannon Woods of Mitchell; nieces and nephews, Matt (Kristine) Woods, Chris (Brandi) Woods, Bretta Skinner, Lauren Woods, and Landon Woods special aunt and uncle, Janet and Carl Quinn of Mitchell; aunts, June Hall of Mitchell, Bonnie Bundy of Mitchell, Charlene Marshall of Paoli; several cousins; special friends, Danny Jenkins, Floyd Graves, David Seaton, and Bob Richards.

The funeral service will be at 2:00 p.m. Friday, April 2, in the Memorial Chapel of Chastain Funeral Home & Cremation Center.  The burial will be in Mitchell Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 12:00 p.m. until the service on Friday at the funeral home.

Condolences may be sent to the family at www.chastainfuneralhome.com