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Donald Bricker (5-26-20)

Donald Avan Bricker of Adamsville was born Nov. 8, 1955 in Wilson, Arkansas, the son of the late Clyde T, and Elizabeth Roland Bricker.
He was Worthy Grand Patron of the Eastern Star, a Mason with lodge 338 in Selmer and the Scottish Rite. He attended Free Will Baptist Church in Adamsville. Don was a tool and die machinist and enjoyed repairing radios and guns. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, music, singing in church, and was an avid sports fan.
Mr. Bricker departed this life on May 26 in Savannah at the age of 64 years, six months, 18 days.
He is survived by his wife, Freeda Bricker, of Adamsville;  two sons, John Bricker and wife Morgan of Adamsville, Andy Bricker and wife Sarah of Bolivar, Tennessee; step children, Randy McKee and wife Aleisha of Adamsville, Carla Coleman and husband Kendall of Erin, Tennessee; grandchildren: Elizabeth, Shawn, Jean Ann and John “J. T.” Bricker; step grandchildren: Nicholas McKee, Alexander, Victoria, Catherine, John Clay Coleman; two sisters, Martha Shull of Brownsville, Tennessee, Jane Harrod and husband Charles of Hermitage, Arkansas; a brother, Jimmy Bricker and wife Brenda of Selmer; and a host of nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, Mr. Bricker was preceded in death by a brother, Rolland Clyde Bricker.
Services were held on May 30 at 1 p.m. at Shackelford Funeral Directors in Selmer,  Marcus Morrow and Marvin Morrow officiated. Burial followed in the Mars Hill Cemetery at Adamsville, Tennessee.