Ricky Royce Wilbanks

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Ricky Royce Wilbanks, 63, of Avinger, Texas passed away on February 18, 2021 of natural causes.  Mr. Wilbanks was born October 16, 1957 at Ellington Hospital in Atlanta, Texas.

He is preceded in death by his father, Bob Wilbanks of Linden; grandparents, Celestial and Ellie Wilbanks, Rev. Leon King Hatcher and Oleta Hatcher Solley; his favorite uncle, Rev. Thomas Leon Hatcher.

He is survived by his mother, Joyce Howard; sister, Cindy Doss both of Avinger, Texas; son, Aaron Wilbanks (Brittni); daughter, Morgan Loudon (Chris); grandson, Landyn Wilbanks; granddaughter, Madison Loudon all of Florida; step-mother, Lela Wilbanks; cousins, Mark Hatcher, Joe Hatcher, Jason Hatcher, Teri Arnold and numerous other family members and friends.

A memorial visitation will be held from 1:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m. Saturday, March 6, 2021 in the Fellowship Hall of Avinger United Methodist Church.

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  1. Joyce Howard and Cindy Doss…so sorry to hear of your loss..we will be praying for comfort and healing for you all…

  2. There is an empty place in this world and in my heart. I have so many happy memories growing up with my cousins, Ricky and Cindy. Ricky had a gift for making people smile and laugh. He left this world too soon, and I will miss him every single day. I love you Ricky, thank you for the many years of memories an love and laughter.

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