Timothy R. Ricks, 50, of  Magee, MS passed away Monday, August 2, 2010, at Magee General Hospital.  Timothy was born in Collins, MS on June 13, 1960, a son of Carolyn (Hinton), of Mize,  and Charlie E. Ricks, of Columbus.  He was to married Sandy (McKinley) Ricks who survives him.   Timothy, who worked as a driller in the oil field, is survived by: two daughters, Cammye Ricks, of Magee, and Natasha Garner, of Mize; two sons, Timothy Ricks, Jr., of Magee, and Ronnie White, of Taylorsville.  He is also survived by: a sister, Darlene Vanzandt, of Mize; two brothers, Steve Ricks, of Mize, and Charlie Ricks, Jr., of Columbus; and  eight grandchildren, three nieces, 2 nephews, and 2 great nieces. Visitation is Wednesday, August 4, 2010, from 5 pm to 8 pm.  at Tutor Funeral Home, 822 Simpson Highway 149, Magee, MS.   Religious service will be at Tutor Funeral Home Chapel, Magee, at 10:00 am on Thursday, August 5, 2010.  Interment will be in Zion Hill Cemetery, Mize, MS.