OBITUARY

James Charles Rickman

April 20, 1932November 15, 2018
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James Charles “JC” Rickman, 86, of Liberty, passed away on Thursday, November 15, 2018 at Randolph Hospice House surrounded by his loving family.

A funeral service will be held on Sunday, November 18, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. at The Loflin Funeral Home Chapel in Liberty, officiated by Rev. James William Christopher; burial will follow the service at Dr. Clyde M. Gilmore Memorial Park in Julian. The family will receive friends from one hour prior to the service at Lofin Funeral Home.

JC had a passion for helping others. He enjoyed mowing for many in the community, including the Church of Christ, church members, his children, and several lots where he lived at Moore’s Trailer Park. He also had a passion for refurbishing old cars. He enjoyed spending time and making memories with family and friends while working on cars. JC loved to share stories and reminisce about his younger years in Saltville, Virginia, including the story of learning how to drive in the Virginia mountains while running white lightening. He was a loving husband, father of three and grandfather of three.

JC was the son of the late Judge Henry Rickman and Margaret Caywood Rickman Rust. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Anna Mae Surber Rickman; sister, Clara Etta Griffin; and nephews, John Griffin, Larry Griffin and Todd Rickman, along with many other family and friends that have greeted him on the other side.

He is survived by his daughters, Susan Augustyn (Mike), Velma Cook (Scotty), and Ruth Moore (Danny); grandchildren, Tim Augustyn, Andy Augustyn (Samantha Johnson), and Chloe Moore; and brother, Ernie Rickman. JC also leaves behind his faithful companion, Ralphie, the silver yorkie. The family would like to extend their many thanks to friends, Johnny and Katie Hinshaw, Margaret and Florin Jenkins, and Dejay and Bonnie Davenport for their faithful friendships throughout the years.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Randolph Hospice House, 446 Vision Dr., Asheboro, NC 27203 or The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research, Grand Central Station PO BOX 4777, New York, NY 10163.

Please share your thoughts and memories with the family at www.LoflinFH.com.

Loflin Funeral Home of Liberty is honored to serve the Rickman family.

  • FAMILY

  • Judge Henry Rickman, Father
  • Margaret Caywood Rickman Rust, Mother
  • Anna Mae Surber Rickman, Wife
  • Clara Etta Griffin, Sister
  • John Griffin, Nephew
  • Larry Rickman, Nephew
  • Todd Rickman, Nephew
  • Susan Augustyn, Daughter
  • Mike Augustyn, Son-in-law
  • Velma Cook, Daughter
  • Scotty Cook, Son-in-law
  • Ruth Moore, Daughter
  • Danny Moore, Son-in-law
  • Tim Augustyn, Grandchild
  • Andy Augustyn, Grandchild
  • Samantha Johnson, Grandchild-in-law
  • Chloe Moore, Grandchild
  • Ernie Rickman, Brother
  • JC was also preceded in death by many other family and friends that have greeted him on the other side. He also leaves behind his faithful companion, Ralphie, the silver yorkie. The family would like to extend their many thanks to friends, Johnny and Katie Hinshaw, Margaret and Florin Jenkins, and Dejay and Bonnie Davenport for their faithful friendships throughout the years.
  • DONATIONS

  • Randolph Hospice House
  • The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research

Services

  • Visitation Sunday, November 18, 2018
  • Funeral Service Sunday, November 18, 2018
REMEMBERING

James Charles Rickman

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Hospice of Randolph County

November 26, 2018

We are so very sorry for your loss. Please let us know if we can do anything for you.

Hospice of Randolph County

Connie Adams Stanley

November 19, 2018

Velma, Susan and Ruth Ann. So sorry to hear of your dad's passing today. My thoughts and prayers are with you girls. God bless you and comfort you. Connie

Kimberly Mabe - Hernandez

November 19, 2018

Prayers to Susan, Velma, Ruth Ann. Im so sorry to here of your dads passing. He will be missed dearly.

Lorie Garland

November 18, 2018

Velma and family please know that you all are in my prayers. Praying for God's love to comfort and keep you all during this most difficult time.



Lorie Garland

Elizabeth Nance

November 17, 2018

I didn't really know JC personally but I knew most of his family well. His brother Ernie, Ernie's Daughter Lenore, Son, Todd and others. R.I.P. GOD has a special place for you in Heaven. Sending condolences to the family.

Don Herndon

November 16, 2018

He used to carry our newspaper. I would see him at stores around town a lot. Always had a good story to tell. Sorry for the loss.

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Biography

James Charles “JC” Rickman, 86, of Liberty, passed away on Thursday, November 15, 2018 at Randolph Hospice House surrounded by his loving family.

A funeral service will be held on Sunday, November 18, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. at The Loflin Funeral Home Chapel in Liberty, officiated by Rev. James William Christopher; burial will follow the service at Dr. Clyde M. Gilmore Memorial Park in Julian. The family will receive friends from one hour prior to the service at Lofin Funeral Home.

JC had a passion for helping others. He enjoyed mowing for many in the community, including the Church of Christ, church members, his children, and several lots where he lived at Moore’s Trailer Park. He also had a passion for refurbishing old cars. He enjoyed spending time and making memories with family and friends while working on cars. JC loved to share stories and reminisce about his younger years in Saltville, Virginia, including the story of learning how to drive in the Virginia mountains while running white lightening. He was a loving husband, father of three and grandfather of three.

JC was the son of the late Judge Henry Rickman and Margaret Caywood Rickman Rust. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Anna Mae Surber Rickman; sister, Clara Etta Griffin; and nephews, John Griffin, Larry Griffin and Todd Rickman, along with many other family and friends that have greeted him on the other side.

He is survived by his daughters, Susan Augustyn (Mike), Velma Cook (Scotty), and Ruth Moore (Danny); grandchildren, Tim Augustyn, Andy Augustyn (Samantha Johnson), and Chloe Moore; and brother, Ernie Rickman. JC also leaves behind his faithful companion, Ralphie, the silver yorkie. The family would like to extend their many thanks to friends, Johnny and Katie Hinshaw, Margaret and Florin Jenkins, and Dejay and Bonnie Davenport for their faithful friendships throughout the years.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Randolph Hospice House, 446 Vision Dr., Asheboro, NC 27203 or The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research, Grand Central Station PO BOX 4777, New York, NY 10163.

Please share your thoughts and memories with the family at www.LoflinFH.com.

Loflin Funeral Home of Liberty is honored to serve the Rickman family.