Obituary – Bobby Dean Richey (1939 – 2019)


Bobby Dean Richey of Boles, Arkansas went to be with his
Lord and Savior, Tuesday, March 5, 2019 in Waldron, Arkansas. Bobby was born
September 7, 1939 to Frank Richey and Monty (Pettit) Richey in Scott County,
Arkansas. He was 79 years old. Bobby was a member of the Boles Freewill Baptist
Church in Boles, Arkansas.

Bobby graduated from high school in New Mexico. Bobby lived in Parks and Dumas Arkansas and also in New Mexico before moving to Boles, Arkansas. He retired from Sears after working many years as a service technician for televisions and other appliances. Bobby loved to raise a huge garden and enjoyed sharing with friends and neighbors. He was an ordained minister and had served as Moderator of Arkansas District Association.

leaves behind to cherish his memory, one sister, Robbie and two brothers:
Robert and James. Bobby will be missed by all that knew him and the many whose
lives he impacted including a host of nieces, nephews, friends and his church
family from Boles Freewill Baptist Church.

is preceded in death by his parents, Frank and Monty Richey, 5 sisters: Ethel,
Edna, Hazel, Ruby and Doris and one brother, Franklin.

life celebration will be at 1:00 p.m., Friday, March 8, 2019 at the Boles
Freewill Baptist Church with Rev. Pat Ray Biggs officiating. Interment will
follow in Hawkins Cemetery in Parks, Arkansas. Arrangements are being entrusted
to the Heritage Memorial Funeral Home in Waldron, Arkansas.

pallbearers will be Larry Boren, Gary House, Dub Rose, Rick Davis, Billy Biggs
and Daniel Fielding. Honorary pallbearers will be Mack Rose and Troy House.

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Tammy Teague

Tammy Teague

Mansfield native, with roots in Scott County. Daughter, sister, wife and Christian. Education: 1995 MHS graduate; 1999 Arkansas Tech University Graduate - BA in Journalism. Career: Managing Editor - The Citizen; Copy Writer - Southwest Times Record; 20+ years experience in the news.

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