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June Venable Rickard

June Venable Rickard, 87, of Thomasville passed away Saturday, August 16, 2014.

June was preceded in death by her parents, James and Bertie Venable, three sisters, Virginia Rice, Elise Grice, Louise Stanley, her husband, Buck Rickard, and her youngest daughter, Jennifer Rickard Martell.

She is survived by a daughter, Teresa Ritter (husband Kelly Ritter), a son, Van Rickard (wife Pam Rickard), son-in-law, Frank Martell, and grandsons, Jeremy Hayes, Tommy Hayes, Casey Rickard, Jake Rickard, Trip Ritter (wife Anita), Davis Ritter (wife Gabi).

Funeral service will be held Thursday, August 21, 2014 at 11:00 A.M. in J.C. Green & Sons Chapel with Rev. Fred Jordan officiating. Burial will follow in Holly Hill Memorial Park Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the J.C. Green & Sons Funeral Home Wednesday evening from 6:30 – 8:00 P.M.

The family request any memorial contributions be made to the Alzheimer’s Foundation of North Carolina, 1305 Navaho Drive, Suite 101, Raleigh, N.C. 27609.

Online condolences may be sent to the Rickard family at