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Rickey Harbin

May 22nd, 1953 - Dec 5th, 2021

Visitation: 11 a.m. until time of service on Saturday at the funeral home

Funeral Ceremony: 1 p.m. Saturday, December 18, 2021, at Frank & Bright Funeral Home in Flora

Interment: Clay City Cemetery

 

Please note these services are scheduled for Saturday, December 18th.

 

 

   Rickey Jay Harbin, age 68, of Flora, Illinois, formerly of Maroa and Clay City, passed away Saturday, December 4, 2021, at Flora Gardens Care Center.

   He was born May 22, 1953, in Flora, Illinois, the son of Lewis Ray and Alice Josephine (Boyd) Harbin.  He was united in marriage to Patricia “Patty” Ann Logue.  She preceded him in death on November 22, 2021.

   Rickey loved pool, ping pong, and fast pitch softball.  He was an avid fan of the Chicago Cubs, Illinois Basketball, the New York Yankees, and  Mickey Mantle.

   He is survived by his children: Philip (Brittney) Harbin of Clinton, Mickey (Sarah) Harbin of Urbana, and Ange (Danny) Harbin of Argenta; 12 grandchildren: Austin, Jordan, Jenna, Corey, Codey, Alexis, Colbey, Raylynn, Cobey, Corley, Covey, and Alexander; a great-granddaughter: Zay’La; a sister: Cathy (Philip) Stout of Clay City; several nieces, nephews, great-nieces, and great-nephews; and one great-great-nephew.

   He was preceded in death by his parents: Ray and Jo Harbin; wife: Patty Harbin; twin brother: Rodney Harbin; other siblings: Johnny Ray and Joyce Kay; and a great-niece: Alexa Smith.

   A funeral ceremony will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, December 18, 2021, at Frank & Bright Funeral Home in Flora.  Interment will follow in Clay City Cemetery.  Visitation will be 11 a.m. until time of service on Saturday at the funeral home.  Memorial donations are suggested to the Alzheimer’s Association and will be accepted through the funeral home.  To share a memory or condolence visit: www.frankandbright.com   

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Sharon David

December 6th

I went to school with Rick and Cathy. Prayers for all of Rick's family.

Kahla Anderson (Cockerel)

December 6th

Rest In Peace dear cousin. Will always remember all the good times together and your wonderful laugh. Thoughts and prayers to Cathy and entire family. Love you, Kahla

Connie Rosenlieb Hudgeons

December 7th

I grew up with Rick in Clay City. I hadn't seen him in years and had hoped to visit during the Class of '71 class reunion. I remember getting up to a "lot of no good" with him - there was always a great twinkle in those eyes just letting you know he was getting up to something. I know he will be sorely missed by Cathy and his kids and grandkids. Rest in Peace, my friend.

Rhonda Ryker

December 6th

Rest in peace good friend.My memories are fond and sweet.

Mike Frank

December 6th

Drank a lot of beer with Rick , and worked around him at ADM , good man , so sorry to hear of this.

Jodi Schnepper

December 6th

R.I.P. my dear friend...will never forget your smile and that laugh of yours.... ❤🙏❤🙏❤

Debbie King Casell

December 7th

Cathy Jo, my condolences to you at Rick's passing. My thoughts and prayers are with you and all the family.

Larry & Mary Jo Patridge

December 7th

Cathy were so sorry to hear of Rickeys passing, we know how close you two were. We sure have a lot of fond childhood memories, may Rickey Rest In Peace.

Mike & Connie Spitzner & family

December 7th

Sympathies to all of Rickey’s family.

Tammy Steward

December 7th

Cathy my heart goes out to your family. Ricky was one of my favorite residents . And you are a awesome Sister!

Tom & Debbie Bates

December 8th

Rick Barnes

December 8th

I had the pleasure of working beside Rick for a few years and had a great time playing pool with him! He had a laugh that was infectious to hear and we all enjoyed his humor! Many many a time we had way too much fun! Our pool team was always having a great time wherever we played! Rick was a happy go lucky guy that always had a smile for me and me for him! I just am glad I met and knew him. RIP my friend..

Tawanna White

December 8th

FLY HIGH RICK...REST IN PEACE...YOU WILL BE MISSED BY SO MANY !!!!

Kyle Gaines

December 9th

I am so sorry for your loss. May God bless you and your family

Paul Crowell

December 9th

Very sorry for your loss. Had many fun times with old Smurf. Just glad he is at rest now.

Mark and Deb Phillips

December 12th

Cathy we are so sorry to hear about "Quick's" passing. Mark and Quick sure hung out alot back in their good Ole days and had a lot of good times.I know how close you and Rickey are,he truly will be missed by alot of family and friends. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and the family through this difficult time. 🙏

Brenda Hohlbauch Ragan.

December 13th

So sorry to hear of Ricks passing. Prayers for all of the family.

Marilyn ODell

December 15th

So Sorry, great guy, lots of fun& laughs, sincere condolences to his family.

Steven Staley

December 18th

My deepest condolences goes out to the Harbin family. Rick and Cathy were our next door neighbors. We all were raised together from very young children, and had a wonderful time and many good memories. Rick will be missed by all. Cathy, I am very sorry about Rick's passing. You were a wonderful sister that stood by your brother. God Bless!

 

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