Mr. Ricky L. Loper, 55, of Franklin, died Monday, January 13, 2014, at Tanner Medical Center in Carrollton.
Mr. Loper was born December 5, 1958, in Slayton, Texas, son of the late Mervyn Loper and Ethel Key Loper Johnson. An Army veteran, he lived in the Hogansville area most of his life and was employed as an electrician for Conaway Electric Company in LaGrange.
Survivors include his wife, Melody Brookshire Loper of Franklin; sons, Rick Loper, Jr. and his wife, Tanya of Franklin and Justin Loper of Sargent; daughters, Jessica Danielle Loper of Sargent, Jessica Sue Holmes and her husband, Noah of Pine Mountain, Amanda Knox and her husband, Kenneth of Warm Springs; brothers, David Loper, Kenny Loper, Glen Loper all of Franklin, and James Johnson, Jr. of Corinth; and nine grandchildren.
The family will receive friends for visitation and viewing from 5:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m., Friday, January 17, at Claude A. McKibben and Sons Funeral Home in Hogansville.
Condolences may be expressed at www.mckibbenfuneralhome.com.
Claude A. McKibben and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.