The family will receive friends on Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2013, at 6 p.m. at Collins-Burke Funeral Home.
Funeral services will be Thursday, Oct. 10, 2013, at 11 a.m. in the Collins-Burke Chapel with burial at Shiloh Cemetery in Kansas. Mickey Crane will officiate.
Rickles was preceded in death by his father, Charlie Rickles; mother, Myrtle Rickles; sisters, Burnell Henson, Betty Chambless and Mary Sue Hall; and niece, Tammy Chambless.
He is survived by his wife, Barbara Rickles of Eldridge; daughters, Allyson Folmar of Carbon Hill, Michelle Wright (Chuck) of Lynn and Gena Wilkes (Wayne) of Jasper; son, Christopher Rickles of Carbon Hill; niece, Jackie Chambless of Jasper; nephews, Chuck Chambless (Jennifer), Tommy Chambless (Gina), Darin Hall (Denice) and Steve Hall (Carrie); 10 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Darin Hall, Steve Hall, Rick Willis, Chuck Wright, Wayne Wilkes and O.D. Harris.
Honorary Pallbearers will be Johnathan McLemore and Sam Glass.
Collins-Burke Funeral Home, Jasper; 205-384-5571