HILTON, Richard (Ricky), E. Age 52 of Goodlettsville. May 18, 1955-August 9, 2007. Ricky fought a long and courageous battle with heart disease. His wish was to be an organ donor. He believed in the gift of life. Survived by a loving and devoted wife of 24 years, Regina, daughter Alicia (Jeremy), son Kyle and Bobby (Linzie), granddaughter, Noelle Hilton, Parents, Dicky and Nancy Hilton, sister Nancy Jean (Roger) Wilson, nephew Shawn (Vanessa) Smith, niece Shea (Brent) Rapheal, Great nephew Johnathon Foran, sister in law Kathy (Roger) Qualls, nephews Ryan Sloas and Austin Crook, niece Amber Sloas, Mother and Father in law Herbert and Roberta Parks; extended family members, Jennifer Lowe, Jessica Jones, Chris Lowe, and Trevor Browning. Preceded in death by brother Joe Hilton, sister in law Terry and niece Tracy Dinnen. Special thanks to Dr. Mark A. Wigger and the Vanderbilt Staff. Visitation will be at Cole & Garrett Funeral Home Sunday from 2-8 p.m. Funeral services will be Monday August 13, at 10 a.m. with Danny Everett and Justin Warren officiating. Interment White House Memorial Gardens. Active pallbearers will be nephews, Shawn Smith, Austin Crook, Ryan Sloas, friends, Jose Amaro, Ben Montgomery, Mark Hitt, Danny Allen, and James Davenport. Honorary pallbearers will be David Smith, Dr. Mark A. Wigger, Scott Dixon, James Sutton, Andy McRae, Trevor Browning, and Chris Lowe. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Richard E. Hilton Memorial Fund for the Kyle E. Hilton College Education fund at any Amsouth or Regions Bank.