Rick Meade


Rick D. Meade

September 30, 1962 - May 15, 2016


Rick D. Meade, 53, of Creston, died Sunday, May 15, 2016 at Akron City Hospital following a sudden illness.

Rick was born Sept. 30, 1962 in McDowell, KY to the late Hallard and Loraine Meade and was raised by his aunt, Callie Meade Gibson after his mother died.  Rick worked as a mechanic for Burge Trucking for the past 12 years and enjoyed being with friends and family, motorcycles and working on cars. He will be greatly missed.

Surviving arehis beloved girlfriend, Betty Hicks with whom he live and a host of family including the Marion Meade and Tivis Meade families and the Gibson family.

Friends may call Thursday from 5-7 p.m. at Murray Funeral Home in Creston where services will be conducated at 7:00 p.m.  Graveside services will be Friday at 10:30 a.m. at Rittman Cemetery.  Tributes may be shared at www.Murray-Funeral-Home.com  Memorial contributions and condolences may be made to the family in care of Murray Funeral Home, 173 S. Main St., Creston, OH 44217.

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Name: Wayne and Melanie Newman

We are so sorry for the loss of this guy who was good to everyone. We have many good memories of Rick. We are thankful we got to say good bye. He will never be forgotten. We love you Rick. Rest in peace. 


Name: Geneva Goodsell

Betty I'm so sorry! i don't know what to say, HUGS to u I've missed u guys remember the good times or maybe Dumbass! i love u will try to make it to see u. Love and prayers <3


Name: Kim Marty

I really enjoyed working with Rick at Burge's.


Name: Jean (Perry) Pittman

To The Family                 

So sorry for your loss ,You all will be in my thoughts and ?Prayers  and my God be with you at this time and always..       Rest In Peace Ricky 


Name: Lori Franks Tidwell and Aileen Newman Franks

We were devastated to hear of Rick 's passing. We are so sorry for the loss of this young man and family member. Please remember those closest to him have our deepest sympathy and condolences. We love you all.
Aileen Newman Franks, Lori Franks Tidwell & family







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