Obituary: Ricky Allen Fanning


Funeral services for Ricky Allen Fanning of Hanceville will be 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, December 7 at Hanceville Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow at Fairview West Cemetery. Reverend Paul Rivers will be officiating. Visitation will be on Tuesday prior to the service beginning at 12:00 p.m. at Hanceville Funeral Home.

Mr. Fanning was born in Cullman, AL on Saturday, March 5, 1960 to Billy and Gearldine (Young) Fanning. He died at the age of 61 at Cullman Regional Medical Center on Thursday, December 2, 2021.

Survivors include his children: LeAnn Miller, Johnathan Fanning, Nathan Fanning, Warren Fanning and Dean Fanning; father: Billy Fanning; sister: Sherry (Dewayne) McClure and a host of grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

Mr. Fanning was preceded in death by his mother: Gearldine Fanning.