Randolph, Richard Spencer (Benton)

Wednesday, January 23, 2013

Richard Spencer Randolph, 68, of Benton, TN, and formerly of Cleveland, TN, died on Monday, January 21, 2013 in a local hospital. 

He was of Baptist faith. He was a retiree of Bowater with 32 years of service and he enjoyed working with old cars. 

He was preceded in death by his parents, Fred and Hattie Maney Randolph; son, Scottie (Moon) Randolph; sisters, Barbara Randolph, Loretta Melton and Evelyn Womac; and brothers, Russell and Jerry Randolph. 

He is survived by his wife, Barbara Talley Randolph; son, Randall Randolph; step-daughter, Angie Crowder and husband Lloyd Jr.; two step-grandchildren, Brody J. Lewis and Hannah E. Crowder; sister, Charlotte Newman of Cleveland; brother, Melvin Randolph of Decatur; and several brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held at 8 p.m. on Thursday, January 24, in the chapel of Higgins Funeral Home with the Reverend Steve Ross officiating. 

The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. on Thursday, January 24 at the Higgins Funeral Home who has charge of the arrangements.

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