Ricky Allen Thacker, 57, of Chesapeake, Ohio went to be with the Lord on Friday, November 30, 2018 at The Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice House, Huntington, WV. He was born March 4, 1961 in Huntington, WV son of the late Kenneth and Eleanor Thacker. He worked as a crane operator for Mayo Tree Company. He is survived by his wife, Kathy Thacker; two daughters Jamie Plybon, and Beth (Scott) Ferguson; three granddaughters Allie and Morgan Plybon, and Hayley Thompson; one brother; three sisters; and many nieces and nephews. The family extends a special thank you to Jim Mayo. Funeral service will be conducted 11 a.m. Monday, December 3, 2018 at Hall Funeral Home and Crematory, Proctorville, Ohio. Burial will follow in Miller Memorial Gardens, Miller, Ohio. Visitation will be held 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday, December 2, 2018 at the funeral home. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.ehallfuneralhome.com.