Rickey Lynn Polk, “Rick”, age 63, of Rockwall, TX, passed away February 25, 2019. He was born December 27, 1955, in Springfield, MO, to Edward Ellis Polk and Micki Marie Fillmore. Rick was known for being a family man. He was an incredibly loving, father, son, and grandfather. Before all else his family came first. His grandchildren referred to him as “PawPaw.” “PawPaw” was the man who could fix or make anything. His grandchildren looked up to him and loved him dearly.
Rick was a great friend to many. He was admired for his devotion, dedication, and drive. He was a loyal man to those he loved. He touched many lives and will be deeply missed by all.
Rick is survived by his sons: Dusty Polk of Rockwall; Stoney Polk and wife Nicole of Bluff Dale; Baley Polk of Royse City; grandchildren: Avery, Preston, Harper, Landon, Brylen, Emerson, Teagan and Cheston, mother: Micki Bassinger; brother: Eddie Polk and wife Debbie; He was preceded in death by his beloved sons: Casey and Ricky Polk (1996); father: Edward Ellis Polk; step-father: Tom Bassinger; and the love of his life: Tonja Polk.
Graveside services will be held 1:30pm, Friday, March 1, 2019, with Pastor Rick Donaho officiating at Rockwall Memorial Cemetery.