Ricky Andrew Burns

January 24, 2020

Ricky Andrew Burns, 56, of Frankfort passed away January 24, 2020 at IU Frankfort Hospital.  He was born on August 27, 1963 in Lexington, Kentucky to Clyde and Linda (Humphrey) Carson.  He married Dawn R. Wallace on September 18, 2000 in High Bridge, Kentucky and she survives.

Ricky attended school in Frankfort, Kentucky and earned his GED in 1999.  He worked for the city of Wilmore, Kentucky for several years.  He moved to Frankfort, Indiana in 2014.  Ricky was always willing to lend a helping hand and loved his family, especially his grandkids.



Visitation and Services

Private family services will be held.  Archer-Weston Funeral & Cremation Center is honored to assist the Burns family.  

Survived by:

Surviving along with his parents and wife are his Daughters: Amber Chester and Ashley (Cory) Baker both of Frankfort, IN; Grandchildren:  Kyah, Tynleigh, Cole, and Jersey Chester and Aden, Ryleigh, Jerrick, Kyler, and Benny Baker; Brothers:  Justin Carson of Wilmore, KY and Holbert Tolson of Georgetown, KY; along with several nieces and nephews.  

Preceded by:

He was preceded in death by his grandparents: Lillian Tolson and Luther Humphrey and his uncle: Buck Humphrey.


Leave your Condolences

10 Condolences for “Ricky Andrew Burns”

  1. Phyllis S January 27, 2020 at 3:47 pm

    I’m so sorry Linda. I worked with Ricky at the City, he was a nice and considerate friend.

  2. Donna Chandler January 28, 2020 at 11:22 pm

    Dawn-I am so very sorry for your loss. Know you’re in my thoughts & prayers at this difficult time.

  3. Bill Worton January 29, 2020 at 6:55 pm

    Ashley, peace and comfort be with you and your family during this time of sorrow. Prayers that you find comfort knowing your father is in a better place. God has a plan for him

  4. Dawn Burns January 31, 2020 at 8:44 pm

    Thank you Phyllis.

  5. Margie Humphrey February 1, 2020 at 7:34 pm

    Linda we are so sorry. If there is anything we can do please let us know. Please keep in touch and take care. Love, Margie,Carie,Boocher,Jadyn,John

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