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Tammy Louise Ricks

April 19, 1965 — March 26, 2024

Odessa, Texas


Tammy Louise Ricks, 58 of Odessa, TX passed away on March 26, 2024, in Odessa, TX.

Memorial services are set for 1PM, Thursday April 11, 2024, at Martinez Funeral Home in Odessa, TX. with Reverend Mike Bartlett officiating.

Tammy was born April 19, 1965, to Patricia Ann Harris (Keese) and Carl Harris, Jr. in Kingsville, TX. She married Charles Ray Ricks on July 25, 1997. She volunteered and then worked for ECISD. She loved her time there and the people she worked with.

Tammy is preceded in death by her parents Patricia Ann Keese, Carl Harris, Jr., and her stepfather Jerry Keese Sr, her uncle Robert Cline, Jr., her aunt Kathleen Henson, her niece Harper Ann Keese, and her sister-in-law Rebecca Wallace. As well as Jack Richardson, Vickie Oaks, and Charla Ricks.

Tammy is survived by her husband Charles Ray Ricks, her children Sarah Nelson, and Charles Ricks Jr. (Ashley). Her brothers George Moore and his wife Tammy, Jerry Kesse, Jr., and his wife Mandy. Her mother-In-law Ruby Montgomery. Her stepchildren Chassity Hodges (Joel), Crystal Ricks-Bello, Chelsea Ricks and Courtney Ricks (Lionel Green, Sr). Her grandchildren Akera & Asia Hodges, Caden Prince, Londyn Lane, Leah Lionel Jr, Lyric Green, Josiah, Angel & Devin Vasquez & Kaiser Ricks. Her life-long friend Patricia Cooper. As well as many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, and countless friends.

Tammy was a devoted wife and mother. She was a sweet and loving person to her family and friends. 

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Service Schedule

Past Services

Memorial Service

Thursday, April 11, 2024

1:00 - 2:00 pm (Central time)

Martinez Funeral Home & Crematory

1040 S Dixie Blvd, Odessa, TX 79761

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