Born 5-23-1938 -- Died 10-30-2002
Jack Rikard, 64, of Hardy, Ark., died Oct. 30, 2002, at his home. He was born May 23, 1938, in Hardy, Ark., son of Rosa Delora (Frailey) Rikard and Oscar Earl Rikard. He was owner and operator of Jack's Diesel of Hardy, and was a member of Spring River Baptist Church of Hardy.Survivors include his wife, Jean Rikard of Hardy; three sons -- Kenneth Rikard of Hardy, Matt Rikard of Hardy, and Tommy Rikard of Indiana; one daughter, Jakie Sue Rikard of Indiana; three brothers -- Rev. Floyd Rikard of Hardy, James Rikard of Maysville, N.C., and Bobby Rikard of Golden, N.C.; three sisters -- Patricia Fritch of Hardy, Donna Gibson of Tupelo, Miss., Alice Pressley of Hardy; and eight grandchildren.He was preceded in death by his parents and one granddaughter.Services were Nov. 1 at the Spring River Baptist Church with burial in the Bronaugh Cemetery at Hardy. Arrange-ments were under the direction of Heath Funeral Home of Hardy.Pallbearers were Bruce Phillips, Mello, Dave Wiles, Scott Griffin, Marty Turner and Jeff Stroud. Honorary pallbearers were James Hobbs, Jarrod Hobbs, Lee Sellers and Russ Griffin.Memorials can be made to Eastern Ozarks Home Health and Hospice, 120 Hospital Dr., Box 7, Cherokee Village, AR 72529.