Richard Eldridge Deese, 85, of Lawtey, Florida passed away on April 27, 2018. Richard was born to the late John and Anna Deese in Raiford, Florida. Richard was a lifelong resident of Union County. Mr. Deese proudly served his country in National Guard. He was employed by the Florida Department of Corrections and later retired. Richard enjoyed gardening in his free time. He is preceded in death by, Betty Linzy Deese, his beloved wife of 35 years. One sister, Mildred Deese. Richard leaves his family behind to cherish his memory.
Richard Deese is survived by his two children; Richard Timothy Deese and Sandra Louise Price. One sister, Aline Mullins. He is survived by 10 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren. Richard was loved by many and will be missed.
MAY 12. 11:00 AM
Pine Grove Church
Raiford, FL, US