Bishop Rickey T. Washington, Sr. entered into eternal rest at Baton Rouge General Medical Center-Bluebonnet on Monday, November 8, 2021 at 4:05 pm. He was a 57-year old native and resident of Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Founder and Bishop of Higher Ground Outreach Church in Baton Rouge, LA. Viewing and Funeral Service to be held at Interdenominational Faith Assembly, Pastor Guevara Johnson on Saturday, November 20, 2021 from 9:00 am until service at 11:00 am conducted by Apostle I.V. Hilliard of Houston, TX; interment at Heavenly Gates Mausoleum. Survivors include his devoted wife, Lesia W. Washington; children, Domonique S., Richelle N. and Rickey T. Washington, II (Selina); mother, Shirley Hancock; grandchildren, Kameron Bowie, Kyleigh Wilson, Kamia Domino and Yara Washington; preceded in death by his grandmother, Mattie Washington. Arrangements entrusted to Miller & Daughter Mortuary.
Published by The Advocate from Nov. 17 to Nov. 20, 2021.