Obituary for Ricky Gaines
Ricky Dale Gaines, 55, of Andrews passed away on Friday, March 10, 2017 in Andrews.
Family and friends will gather to celebrate his life at 2:00 PM Wednesday, March 15, 2017 at Grace Baptist Church, 507 NE 4th Street, in Andrews with Pastor Jeff Chapman and Brother James Beard officiating. Cremation is under the personal care of McNett Funeral Home in Andrews. Please celebrate his life by visiting www.mcnettfuneralhome.com.
Ricky was born on July 28, 1961 in Seminole to William Douglas Gaines and Sharon Ann Rogers Gaines. He was raised in Andrews and graduated from Andrews High School in 1979. He married Phyliss Ann Ferguson on August 16, 1991 in Andrews. He had worked in Andrews for KW Exxon Service Station for 6 years and Quinn Pumps for 18 years. He loved to spend time with his family and grandchildren. He loved to barbeque, fish, hunt, and boating; especially at his lake house at Oak Creek Lake. He was a member of Christian Motorcycle Association (CMA), Andrews Mesquite Burners, and loved his church family at Grace Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by his father, Doug Gaines, and his son, John Paul “J.P.” Pierce.
Ricky is survived by his wife, Phyliss Gaines of Andrews, 2 sons, Robert and Fay Gaines of Andrews and Clinton and Teresa Pierce of Midland, 3 daughters, Regina Gaines of Midland, Amanda and Ben Rodarte of Odessa, and Sharon Gaines and Morgan Loweth of Andrews, mother, Sharon Gaines of Andrews, 2 brothers, Doug and Mary Gaines of Andrews and Bobby and Kendall Gaines of Gladewater, 13 grandchildren, and many nephews and nieces.
Memorials may be sent to Grace Baptist Church, PO Box 612, Andrews, Texas 79714.