Richard "Ricky" Blake Inman was born Dec.30, 1952, in Marshall County, KY at McClain's Clinic at Benton, KY and is the oldest son of Elvis Franklin Inman and Betty Joy Dotson Inman.
On Jan.31, 1971, he married Sharon Sue Rose, born Dec. 8, 1953, also at McClain's Clinic, she was the fourth child of William Franklin Rose and Hazel Mae Ross Rose.
Ricky and Sharon both attended Fairdealing Elementary School and South Marshall High School in Marshall County, KY and both graduated in 1971.
They have two children, Scott Franklin Inman, born Dec.18, 1978, and Sara Rose Inman, born May 11, 1983, she is attending The Learning Center Pre-School, and the Joan Crawford School of Dance, Paducah, KY.
Scott attended Jonathan Elementary School in Marshall County, KY in 1985-86 and part of 1987, until the family moved to Paducah, KY July 1987, then Scott attended Morgan Elementary School, until Ricky and Sharon bought a home in Reidland and moved in October 1987. Scott now attends Reidland Elementary School.
They attend Reidland Baptist Church, where Ricky and Sharon are members. Ricky is employed by B.F. Goodrich at Calvert City, KY.
His brothers and sister are Michael Joe, Danny Ray, Russell Owen Inman, and Sandra Kay Inman Washam.
His maternal grandparents are Loman Bryan Dotson and Louella Dotson of Benton, KY.
His paternal grandparents are Loyd Elvis Inman and Bertha Launa Downing Inman.
Sharon's sisters and brother are Judith Faye Rose Lovett, Janet Carol Rose Darnall, and Steve Mitchell Rose, all of Marshall County, Kentucky.
Her grandparents were Harley Norman Rose and Mary Ettie York Rose, and Loyd Ross and Lillie Allen York Ross.