Mr. Richmond Neal ‘Ricky’ Lassiter, age 62 of Griffin, passed away on Friday, May 20, 2016 at his residence.Ricky was born in Griffin, Georgia on July 31, 1953. He is preceded in death by his father, George Richmond Lassiter; paternal grandparents, George T. and Ruby K. Lassiter; maternal grandparents, Clifford N. and Mary L. Piper. Ricky was a 1972 graduate of Griffin High School, formerly worked at K-Mart for 27 years and as a greeter at Wal-Mart for 12 years. He was a member at County Line United Methodist Church, the Men’s Club, Lay Speaker for the United Methodist Church and currently serving on the board at Mt. Zion Campground. Ricky was a faithful and avid fan, Georgia Bulldogs, Griffin High and Spalding High, Atlanta Falcons and Atlanta Braves. He is survived by his mother, Pat Lassiter; brother, Keith Lassiter and his wife, Lorraine; sister, Kathy Munday and her husband Mark; nieces Laura Simmons and husband Gregg and son, Beau; nephew, Matthew Lassiter and wife, Shelley and daughters, Amy and Arabella; nephew, Jonathan Lassiter and wife Haley; niece, Holly Wenzel and husband Matt; nephew, Stephen Munday and wife Sarah, daughter, Brighton; niece, Bridget Munday; aunts and uncles, Katie and Reverend Ralph Simmons, Ronnie and Elaine Piper; several cousins. Visitation for Ricky Lassiter will be Sunday, May 22, 2016 from 4:00pm until 7:00 pm at Conner-Westbury Funeral Home. A funeral service will be conducted on Monday at 11:00 am at County Line United Methodist Church. Reverend Ed Swehla and Reverend Gene Walton will officiate. Interment will follow in the Church Cemetery. Ricky will be carried to lie-in-state from 10:00 am until the funeral hour. Please join the family in honoring the life of Ricky Lassiter by visiting www.conner-westburyfuneralhome.com and posting your tributes and memories. Conner-Westbury Funeral Home, 1891 W. McIntosh Rd., Griffin is in charge of the arrangements.