Rickey Lavelle Reynolds Sr. was born September 15, 1982, to Delphine and Reginald Reynolds Sr. in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Rickey was the youngest son of three. He grew up in Tulsa and attended Central High School.
At an early age Rickey accepted Christ in life, later joining Phillipi Baptist Church of Tulsa, Oklahoma under Pastor McFallen.
In Rickey’s late teenage years, he met Tenita Penn and was blessed with two bonus daughters Raniesha and Raven. To this union Rickey Jr.,Renada, Rayshawn, and Rehanna were gratefully blessed to this world.
Rickey met his wife Sherita Morris-Reynolds in 2003 blessing him with two more bonus children Sheron and James. To this union Rashaud was born. Rickey became a PawPaw to Za’Kauri and Ava’Lynn.
Rickey was employed for the City of Tulsa for 5 years and Sonoco Products Co for 8 years.
Rickey loved his family whole heartedly. He made sure to tell the people he loved how much he loved them every chance he got. Rickey wasconsidered the life of the party, he knew how to make you smile, laugh, and enjoy life.
On Sunday April 24, 2022, Rickey departed this life. He was preceded in death by his grandfather, Hobert Benson; grandmothers, Etta
Hamilton and Rosie Benson; father, Reginald Reynolds Sr.; brother, Rico Reynolds Sr.; brother-in-law, Jesse Morris, Leelee Garrett; sister-in-law, Cassandra Morris, Tanara Reynolds. Rickey also preceded in death with a host of cousins, aunts, and uncles.
To cherish his memories, Rickey leaves behind his wife Sherita Reynolds; five daughters Sheron, Raniesha, Raven, Renada, Rehanna; four sons Rickey Jr., James, Rayshawn, Rashaud; his mother Delphine (Melvin); brother Reggie Jr, six sisters Renada, Lashon, Shannon, Robin, Ariele (Brandon), Whitney (Raqaun); two grandchildren Za’Kauri and Ava’Lynn; a host of nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins, extended family, and friends.
Funeral services for Mr. Rickey Reynolds will be held 2:00pm, Friday, May 6, 2022 at the Tulsa Dream Center, 200 W 46th St N, Tulsa, OK 74106.
Viewing will take place Thursday, May 5, 2022 from 10:00am-8:00pm at Butler-Stumpff & Dyer Funeral Home.