Bobby Howard Richard
  • 73 years old
  • Date of birth: Mar 17, 1940
  • Date of passing: Mar 30, 2013
Let the memory of Bobby be with us forever

Bobby Howard Richard, 73, a longtime resident of Granville County passed away Saturday, March 30th 2013 at his home.

A native of Granville County, he was the son of the late Archie and Clellie Keith Richard. He was a member of McGhees Mill Baptist Church. He was formally employed with Duke Golf course and a retired farmer.

Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00 AM Wednesday, April 3, 2013  at the Eakes Funeral Chapel in Creedmoor by Rev. Frankie Reaves. Burial will be in Carolina Memorial Gardens in Creedmoor, NC.

Surviving are his wife of 54 years, Daphine Jacobs Richard of the home; one daughter, Patsy R. Jones(Doug) of Rougemont; a granddaughter, Hannah of Rougemont, a step grandchild, Taylor Jones, two sisters, Christine R. Ross and Betty Lou Ellington, both of Creedmoor, three brothers, Donald Richard and Otis Richard of Creedmoor and Harold Richard of Wake Forest. He was preceded in death by a son, Jimmy Richard and brothers, Lester, Junior, Charlie and Ray Richard.

Visitation will be Tuesday evening, April 2, 2013 from 7:00 -8:30 PM at the Eakes Funeral Home in Creedmoor.

Eakes Funeral Home in Creedmoor is assisting the Richard Family.

Memorial Tributes
This tribute was added by Gene Richard on 24th April 2013

"My heart goes out to you and your family during this difficult loss.  You are in my thoughts and prayers."

This tribute was added by patsy jones on 11th April 2013

"Daddy, I will miss you so very much and I love you. You made me such a proud daughter. You were a real BLESSING to more people than you could imagine. I cannot wait to be with you and Jimmy in HEAVEN!!!!!!
I know you would never want to come back here, but every day is so hard"

This tribute was added by Brenda Currin on 2nd April 2013

"Bobby will remembered, every time i would see him, he would say Hey Gal, loved a blue tick hound and hunting. Butch said hunting will never be the same, but we know him and Dan Currin are looking at us and saying don't be sad y'all will see us again. Our love and prayers to the family. I know he is happy to be with his son, Jimmy, again it has been a long time."

This tribute was added by Joy Teasley on 2nd April 2013

"We are so sorry to hear about Bobby, you are in our thoughts and prayers. God Bless...........Joy  &  Thomas Teasley"

This tribute was added by deborah keith on 1st April 2013

"So sorry to hear about Bobby, our thoughts and prayers are with all of you during this time. May you live in peace with all the years & memories you have of him. God Bless each of you.

Deborah Keith & Family"

This tribute was added by Brittany Cifers on 1st April 2013

"We will miss you so much"

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