Ricky Counts

Thursday, March 14, 2019

EAST PRAIRIE, Mo. — Ricky Counts, 63, died March 2, 2019, in Holland, Mo.  Born July 15, 1955, in New Madrid County, son of the late William and Madge Allen Counts, he had been employed by Blasingain Salvage Yard and was of the Baptist belief.  

Survivors include: one brother, Clayton Counts of Jefferson City; and two sisters, Mary Matthews of East Prairie and Dorothy Matthews of Paragould, Ark.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers, Richard Counts, Joe Counts and J.W. Counts; and one sister, Ada Lay.

Services will be held at a later date with Shelby Funeral Home of East Prairie in charge of arrangements.

Online condolences may be shared at  www.ponderfuneralhome.com.