Richard Ray “Rick” Cooksey 1960 – 2018

Richard Ray (RICK) Cooksey was born August 9, 1960 to Dorothy (Maynard) Cooksey & Jess Ray Cooksey. Rick went to be with the Lord on March 13, 2018.    Rick attended OKC Public Schools and lived his life in the OKC, Midwest City, Del City areas. Rick worked different jobs as a general laborer, but the jobs he enjoyed the most and thrived from was the jobs of being, first and foremost, a Child of God and then a son, brother, uncle, cousin & friend. Rick loved life, music and his family. Anyone that knew him, knew he was literally a “Gentle Giant”. His heart was larger than life itself. Even when life threw him curves, he kept his faith strong. Rick loved to “Jam” with family, friends and even strangers.   He came from a long line of musicians and it showed.   If he wasn’t playing music, he was listening to it or talking about it. Rick is preceded in death by his Mother Dorothy Maynard, Step-dad Glen Maynard, Father Jess Cooksey, Step-mom Laverne Cooksey, Brother Clyde Singleton. Rick is survived by: Sister Debbie Horn and husband Tom; Brother James Maynard; Sister Tammy Weis and husband William; Sister Sonja Downs and husband Mike; Brother Danny Cooksey and Girlfriend Michelle Myers; Wife Shayla Satterlee; Sons Deven and Cody McCaslin and one grandson; Numerous Nieces; Nephews; Cousins; Friends and extended family. A Memorial/Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, 03-31-2018 at 1:00pm at the Ray Trent Park in Del City, OK.

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