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Rickey Washington Carter

July 10, 1962 — June 2, 2023

Oak Park, Michigan

Rickey Washington Carter, 60, of Oak Park, Michigan, passed away on June 2, 2023 and was born on July 10, 1962 in Detroit, Michigan.

Public Viewing is on:

Sunday, June 25, 2023 from 4pm - 7pm at

Thompson Funeral Home - Greenfield Chapel

15443 Greenfield Rd.

Detroit, MI 48227



Rickey Washington Carter was born on July 10, 1962, to the union of George and Mary Carter of Detroit, Michigan. Between him and his twin Rodney, he was the 2nd youngest of eight children.

Rickey attended Detroit Public Schools. Rickey enjoyed roller skating which he was exceptionally proficient in. He was known by his family and peers as Pretty Rick. His dress and grooming was always of high quality. His smile was infectious and he will be missed.

Rickey passed away on June 2, 2023, his mother Mary Carter and father George Carter, and sister Windinette preceded him in death. Rickey leaves to cherish his memory, his daughter Keyanna. Rickey is survived by his siblings Collotta Todd, Bernice Davis, Stephina Ashford, Marilynn Barker, his twin brother Rodney Carter, Deramus Carter. His six nieces, Karen, Lakeysha, Nicole, Monique, Tiffany, Chanel, and his two nephews Deandre and Stephen. Along with a host of other relatives and friends.

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Sunday, June 25, 2023

4:00 - 7:00 pm (Eastern time)

Thompson Funeral Home - Greenfield Chapel

15443 Greenfield Rd, Detroit, MI 48227

Public Viewing for Rickey Washington Carter is on Sunday, June 25, 2023 from 4pm-7pm

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