CHARLESTON – Ricky Upton, 60, of Charleston, passed away Wednesday, February 7, 2018 at HSHS St. John’s Hospital, Springfield.
Ricky was born June 5, 1957 in Charleston, son of Russell Duane and Sharon Leah (Bennett) Upton. He is survived by a brother: Rob Upton of Lerna; a sister: Laurie Hayes of Charleston; and a special aunt: Hulda Couch of Mattoon. He was preceded in death by his parents, and one sister: Penny Upton.
Ricky had been a Bar Manager and had also worked construction with his father.
No service is planned at this time. Arrangements: Harper-Swickard.