Rickie "Rick" Betts 63 of Brimfield died Friday, March 28, 2014 at University Hospital in Cleveland. He was born November 7, 1950 in Ravenna, Ohio to William and Hester (Scott) Betts. Rick was a US Army veteran and worked at Morgan Adhesives. Survivors include his mother Hester Betts of Diamond, OH, wife of 37 years Terry (Jones) Betts, daughter Lisa Marie Smith-Betts of Australia, son William R. Betts II of Brimfield, 5 grandchildren and sisters Diane McKenzie of Ravenna, Billie Jean George of NC and Rhonda Arndt of West Palm Beach, FL. He was preceded in death by his father William Betts.
Calling hours will be from 5 to 7 PM on Friday, April 4, 2014 at Shorts Spicer Crislip Funeral Home Ravenna Chapel. Funeral services will be at 10 AM Saturday, April 5, 2014 at the funeral home with Reverend William Snyder officiating. Burial will follow in Restland Cemetery in Brimfield. Condolences and memories may be shared at www.sscfuneralhomes.com.
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