Kaylan Jamari Ricks was born November 2, 2008 to ShaKayla (Crum) Harris & JaMorris Ricks. Kaylan transition to eternal life at Children’s of Alabama Hospital, April 5, 2022 in Birmingham Alabama. She was preceded in death by her Aunt Amanda L. Fuqua, Maternal Great-Grandfather Charles H. Crum Sr., Maternal Great Grandmother Mary H. Fuqua, Paternal Great-Grandmother Georgia Bell Ricks, Great-Great Grandmother, Nadine Montgomery, and Great-Great Grandfather, Buddy Hodges. First Missionary Baptist Church was her place of worship & praise. Kaylan attended Muscle Shoals Middle School. She had a love for sports. She was actively involved on the Basketball & Volleyball Team. A typical teen she enjoyed family, friends, four-wheeler riding & Tik-Tok. Through her journey “called life” Kaylan carried a genuine vibrant smile that graced her every being. She has touched many that she has meet along the way. A young lady strong minded with her own personal views & aspects of life, characterized her ability to think for herself (some would say an “old soul”). Even at a young age, Kaylan followed her mother’s hair braiding skills. Spending time with all her siblings brought her such joy! She highly perfect her role in the home as “BIG SISTER” while exemplifying love, respect, and dedication…often up for a challenge by her younger brother Kyson & baby sister Khloee which she nicknamed “Juda”. She leaves to cherish in her memory mother Shakayla Harris, father JaMorris Ricks and stepfather McKenzie Harris, God mother Amber Jones, brother Kyson and sister Khloee. Stepbrothers Jamorris Jr. and Jaxon, stepsisters Jaylee, Kamere, & Ashlyn. Grandparents Charles & Jennifer Crum Jr., Nycole & Terrell Hooks, one Uncle Brandon Crum (Amber) one Aunt Missy Hooks. Great grandparents Edith Crum & Robert Ricks. Great Aunts, Uncles other relatives and friends. A special classmate & friend “Kyndal Rhodes” We the family are forever grateful for the tremendous support of Muscle Shoals City Schools, the community & surrounding areas near and far. #KAYLANSTRONG
Compassionate and Proficient Preparation By:
Trinity Memorial Funeral Home-Muscle Shoals, Alabama
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