Rick R. Elliott, 59, of Hope passed away Sunday Jan. 6, 2019 at his home.

He had been employed as a telecommunication service representative for several different companies over the years.

Born April 24, 1959 in Vanceburg, KY, Rick was the son of Ronald and Dorothy Ballamy. He was raised by his “Mamaw Dude”. He married Chris Wright July 2, 1988 and she survives.

Rick is also survived by sons, Daniel (Katelyn) Elliott of Portland, TN, Joshus Elliott (Darian Hill) of Columbus and Jacob Elliott (Sam Beavers) of Columbus; grandchildren, Aria and Lincoln Elliott; siblings, Lisa (Tony) Fultz, Rhonda Bellamy (Jimmy Gardner) and Michael (Jennifer) Bellamy, all of Tollesboro, KY.

Cremation is planned and there will be a memorial visitation Wednesday from 5 to 7 p.m. at Norman Funeral Home in Hope.

Rick enjoyed racing, golf and was an avid Cincinnati Bengals fan.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Mamaw Dude and grandfather, Omar Pierce.

Online condolences may be sent to the Elliott family at www.normanfuneralhome.net.