A member of the Estill county fire department was honored with an escort back to his county from Baptist Health Richmond after passing away this morning. Ricky Chaney was 61 years old and had been a volunteer member of the Estill County Fire Department for over 10 years.
He was also a member of the Estill County Rescue Squad. His wife, who was also a volunteer member of the Estill County Fire Department had recently passed away earlier this year in August. Multiple agencies across both Madison and Estill counties participated in his farewell escort. The Estill County Fire Department asks for prayers for the family and departments.