Ricky Trent was born Thursday, July 18, 1957, in Macon County, TN, the son of the late Vestel D. and Lillie Mae Bergdorf Trent. Besides his parents, a sister, Debra Hawkins and brother, Jerry Trent preceded him in death. He loved and enjoyed his grandchildren and also enjoyed fishing and riding horses. He worked in construction and was of the Missionary Baptist belief.
He is survived by, daughter, Misty Lanette Goolsby; son, Shaun Alvin Trent; companion, Evelyn Wooten; brothers, Carl Lee, George, Charlie, Gary & Terry Lee Trent all of Lafayette, TN; sisters, Helen Mae Bush, Mt. Juliet, TN, Polly Ann Woodard, Carthage, TN; grandchildren, Raegan Trent & Matteson Goolsby, Sydney & Garian Trent.
Alexander Funeral Home, Directors, Lafayette, TN.