Brian W. Rickman, son of Peggy Darlene Williams Weems and Charles Edward Rickman, was born Nov. 11. 1976 at Dexter and died in the Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston on March 4, 2002, at the age of 25. He was of the Church of God Faith, was a former welder at Wheelers Trailer Company of Morley. Survivors include his mother and step-father, Peggy and Jerry Weems of Benton; his father, Charles Edward Rickman of Forrest City, Ark.; two brothers, Carl Edward Rickman and Joseph Keith Rickman, both of Sikeston; one step-brother, William "Sonny" Hammer of Fulton; one step-sister, Betty Amanda Rhodes of Sikeston; his maternal grandmother, Wretha Minton of Bernie; his paternal grandparents, Woody and Emma Rickman of Lilbourn; his great-grandmother, Dorothy Jenson of Santa Ana, Calif. He was preceded in death by one brother, Steven Lynn Rickman. Visitation will be held at the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Bernie from 5 - 8 p.m., Wednesday, March 6. Funeral services will be conducted at 1 p.m., Thursday, March 7 in the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Chapel with Rev. Darrell Pollock officiating. Interment will follow in the Bernie Cemetery with Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home of Bernie in charge of arrangements.