Raymond W. Ricks was born on October 21,1931 and passed away on Tuesday, January 30,2018.  Ray was part of the Bill Williams Mountain Men for over 40 years and traveled by horseback 26 times from Williams, AZ to Phoenix, AZ.  He also rode in 2 Presidential Inaugural parades with the Mountain Men.

Ray is Survived by his wife, Marita, a daughter from a previous marriage, 3 step-children, 2 daughter-in-law, a son-in-law, a number of grandchildren and great grandchildren and a son that preceded him in death.

A viewing will be held from 11:00-12:00 on Wednesday, February 7, 2018 with services immediately following at Mountain View Funeral Home and Cemetery, 7900 E. Main Street, Mesa, Arizona 85207.