Ricky Dale Snow, 72, of Lampasas died Feb. 20, 2019 at AdventHealth Central Texas hospital in Killeen.

Funeral service was held Feb. 25 at Grace Fellowship Church. Burial followed in Restland Cemetery in Gatesville. Visitation was Feb. 24 at Sneed Funeral Chapel.

Rick was born Jan. 16, 1947 in Stephenville to Milton Eugene Snow and Benniesue (Johnson) Snow. He spent his early years in Stephenville and later moved to Slater where he lived for many years. He finished school in Copperas Cove.

He attended Tarleton in Stephenville and joined the U.S. Air Force in 1966. While in the Air Force, Rick was trained in heavy equipment.

He took those skills and had a career in all phases of equipment operation. He owned his own company from 2003 until 2014, CNS Services, which provided many types of dirt work and tank construction, pad sites, etc.

Rick was instrumental in forming Grace Fellowship Church, where he taught Bible Study, was a trustee and an elder. He loved music and playing the guitar, accordion and piano.

He is survived by his wife, Charlotte Snow; son, Bubba Martin and wife Laura; daughter, Polly Martin-Smith and husband Dean; granddaughter, Bailey Smith; and two sisters, Donna Howard and husband Leon, and Carol Snow.

Rick was preceded in death by a brother, Howard Eugene Snow.

Memorials may be sent to Grace Fellowship in Lampasas.