David Dean Ricks, 53, of Benton died on April 12, 2016.

He was born in Dermott on June 15, 1962 and was the son of Mattie Ruth Knight Ricks of Dermott and the late George W. Ricks.

Mr. Ricks owned and operated his own concrete finishing business until he was injured in an accident and became disabled. He loved to fish and was a Baptist.

Survivors include his mother; a son, George Davis Ricks of Monticello; two daughters, Vanessa Michelle Adams of Banks and Crystal Barnett of Pine Bluff; a brother, Harold Ricks of Clarksville, Tennessee; a sister, Tammy Peacock of Monticello; and nine grandchildren.

Visitation is April 16 from 10 a.m. until noon at Griffin-Culpepper Funeral Service in McGehee. Graveside services will be held at Oakland Cemetery in Monticello at 1 p.m.