Personal

Rick’s an uncomplicated guy. Loves his family. Loves his music. Keeps it real.

His Family

His wife is Brenda Puckett Grammer, a high school English Teacher at LFO High School. She’s a lover of reading, candy, and online puzzle games. She keeps him grounded, loves him well, and supports him in his ministry.

Rick & Brenda 2012

Rick & Brenda 2012

BrendaRickDance

Dancing at the wedding reception 11.10.12

He has two lovely daughters.

Lynne & Libby 2013

Lynne & Libby 2013

His elder daughter is Lynne Grammer Mashburn, married to Andy Mashburn. Their sweet baby (Rick’s adored grandbaby) is Miss Claire Elise Mashburn. Lynne’s an elementary school teacher with a knack for technology. She’s wildly good at her job and a fantastic new mom. Andy works in IT as well, working his way up through the IT ranks at a technology firm in Duluth, GA.

Sweet Little Family

Sweet Little Family

Dancing at the wedding 11.10.12

Dancing at the wedding 11.10.12

New Grandparents!

New Grandparents!

Baby Claire Elise

Baby Claire Elise

His younger daughter is Libby Mae Grammer, married to William Underwood. She’s an ordained Baptist minister with an MDiv. from McAfee School of Theology. She’s headed to the University of Virginia to study Theology & Ethics. She plans to pursue a PhD in the same. She also works as an immigration paralegal to pay the bills. Will’s working his way through school, doing a B.S. in Mathematics with a minor in Computer Science. He serves and bartends for pay at an elite members-only club.

Libby & Will 11.10.12

Libby & Will 11.10.12

Libby & Will 2012

Libby & Will 2012

Father-Daughter Dance, 11.10.12

Father-Daughter Dance, 11.10.12

His Dogs

Rick’s got some furry replacement children, too – Miss Windy Gale, the super corgi. Mr. Maximilan, the chiweenie. And Mr. Hardey – the old man mutt (who has no idea he’s a big dog).

 

Windy Gale

Windy Gale

Max

Max

Hardey

Hardey

His Hobbies

Rick’s a lover of history and spends much of his free hobby time studying the Civil War, touring battlefields, reading historical novels, and retracing the family¬†genealogy¬†lines. He’s a member of various historical societies, serves on the board of preservation in Catoosa County, and generally cares a great deal for heritage, history, and learning.

Civil War Re-enactment

Civil War Re-enactment