Sadie Mae Starns Ricker Hoke

Sadie Mae Starns Ricker Hoke, 87, of Conway AR passed away February 11, 2019 at Heritage Living Center where she had been a resident since January 2016.

Mrs. Hoke was born January 4, 1932 in Peach Orchard Arkansas. An avid family historian, she worked on her family genealogy for over 30 years.

She is survived by her children David Ricker (Carol), of Conway AR, Cynthia Wynnette Ricker Carpenter Wedding (Jim), of Hawesville KY, Stanley Ricker (Sue, Trey and Hazel) of Goldsboro NC, and Michael Ricker of Goldsboro NC; grandchildren, Misty Ricker Balinsat (Ben), Mark Ricker, Charity Carpenter Gromman, Cody Wedding (Stephanie), Tara Ricker, Holly Ricker, Jamie Ricker Edwards (David); step-grandchildren, Eddie Wedding (Lori), Lisa Wedding Stallings, Dawn Deal Sutton; and numerous great and great, great, grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 50 years Richard (Dick) Hoke; son William (Rick) Ricker; parents Louis and Cynthia (Adams) Starns, brothers James and John Starns, two half-brothers, Charles and Winfrow Starns; sisters Mavis Starns Parsons and Barbara Starns Smith Boshears; half-sisters, Opal Starns, Ruby Starns, Lucille Starns Hampton, and Marie Starns Davis; grandson Douglas (DJ) Carpenter, and greatgrandson Roman Grulke.

Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, February 13, 2019 at 2:00 PM in the Ermert Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Jeb Daniels officiating. Burial will follow the services at Pirtle Cemetery, Peach Orchard. Visitation will be held Wednesday, February 13, 2019 from 1:00AM until the time of service.

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