Ricky Gene Wakefield, 69, of Jasper, passed away on Saturday, May 8, 2021. The family will receive friends on Wednesday, May 12, 2021 from 6-8 p.m. at Collins-Burke Funeral Home. His funeral will be Thursday, May 13, 2021 at 2 p.m. at Ashbank Freewill Baptist Church. He will lie in state from 1-2 p.m. at the church. Burial will be at Ashbank Cemetery.