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Richard Gene "Ricky" Applegate

May 7, 1982 — June 21, 2024

Samsom Park

Richard Gene Applegate, a paragon of resilience and unwavering dedication, passed away on June 21st, 2024 at the age of 42. Through his eclectic mastery of various trades, Richard exemplified the epitome of a hard worker, showcasing a relentless commitment to excellence in all his endeavors.

A devoted family man, Richard was known for his unconditional love and unwavering support for his loved ones. His altruistic nature was evident in his willingness to give the shirt off his back to anyone in need, embodying the true essence of selflessness and compassion.

With a multifaceted skill set that spanned across different trades, Richard’s unparalleled work ethic and attention to detail set him apart as a master of his craft, earning him the respect and admiration of all who had the privilege of witnessing his talents.

Richard Gene Applegate leaves behind a legacy of hard work, love, and resilience that will forever be cherished by those who were fortunate enough to have known him. May his memory continue to inspire others to strive for excellence and embody the values of dedication, compassion, and selflessness that he so beautifully exemplified throughout his life.

 Richard was preceded in death by his grandmothers, Shirley Applegate and Sue Beth Struthers.

Survivors: Daughter, Savannaha Applegate; parents, Tracy Jameson, Randall Applegate and wife Patricia; sisters, Ashley Applegate and Nikki Barnett; brothers, James Jameson, Timothy Barnett and Christopher Derryberry; grandfathers, Dee Applegate and Coy Hart Sr. and wife Patricia; nieces, Elizabeth Florez, Olivia Vasquez and Abbey Jameson; aunts, Misty Applegate, Sherlin Register and husband Alex, Robin Casey and husband Randy, Amy Flanagan and husband Dustin; uncles, Eugene Russell and wife Laura, Ted Russell and wife Lori; numerous extended family and friends.

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