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Medrick "Richard" Rankins

Posted on 8/3/2017 by

Medrick “Richard” A. Rankins, 66, of Lincoln, passed away August 2, 2017 in Lincoln.

Rick was born in Kansas City, MO to James and Kolice (Twocoats) Rankins.  

Medrick worked in the Human Services field for the Lincoln Regional Center and Lincoln Action Program.  He enjoyed motorcycles, fishing, and western movies.  He was a resident of Lincoln for 40+ years and was the Zodiac Motorcyle Clubs Sergeant of Arms. Now retired, may he enjoy that final ride to eternal peace.

Survived by son, Eric (Shay) Bryson, Julesburg, CO; daughters, Kelli Rankins-Mejia; Starla Waters-Rankins; Jessica (Alex) Scdoris; Josephine Long; son, Ryan Long, all of Lincoln; 15 grandchildren; 1 great grandchild; several brother and sisters; partner, Julie Edington, children, and great grandchildren.

Preceded in death by son, Jarvis Long and his mother Elizabeth Long, and parents.

Memorial Service:  3:00 p.m. Friday, August 11, 2017 at Metcalf Funeral Home Chapel, 245 N. 27th Street, Lincoln, NE 68503.