Ricky Allen Glisson Jr., 42, of Alton, passed away unexpectedly at 6:13 pm Tuesday August 29, 2017 at home.He was born October 9, 1974 in Alton, the son of Ricky Sr. and Carla (Hendrix) Glisson.Ricky worked for Andy’s Auto Body for several years before he started working for Rick’s Auto Body, where he has been for the last 5 years. He loved and had a passion for restoration and fabrication of old cars. He also enjoyed drawing, painting, fishing and motorcycles.In addition to his parents he is survived by a sister Terri Barndt of Alton and many aunts, uncles and cousins.He is preceded in death by his maternal grandparents Carl and Betty Hendrix, and his paternal grandparents George and Ruth Glisson.Visitation will be held Tuesday September 5, 2017 from noon until the time of funeral service at 1 pm at Elias, Kallal & Schaaf Funeral Home in Alton.Burial will follow at Rose Lawn Memory Gardens in BethaltoIn lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the funeral home to assist with funeral expenses.
Obit Provided By:
Elias, Kallal & Schaaf Funeral Home
Get breaking news, sports, obits, shop local deals, weather forecasts, classifieds, video and more delivered directly to your email inbox.
We want to hear from you. Provide your thoughts and comments below.
Current and Past obituaries for Alton Illinois, Godfrey, Wood River, Jerseyville and other surrounding cites.
Did you know Riverbender.com is free for you thanks to our awesome advertisers? We noticed you're using an ad block software. Help us spread the word and give our sponsors some exposure by disabling your ad blocking service for Riverbender.com.