Richard Speedy



Richard Speedy, 81, of Tenaha, passed away Saturday, January 18, 2020, in Tenaha.

Graveside service will be held at 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, January 21, 2020, at Oaklawn Memorial Park in Center with Bro. Gordon Vaughn officiating.  Visitation will be held one hour prior to service at Watson & Sons Funeral Home in Center.

Mr. Speedy was born January 10, 1939, in Peoria, Illinois, to Thelma Restler Speedy.  He served in the United States Army and later worked as a truck driver.

He is survived by his wife, Louie Speedy; son, Mitchell Holloway and wife Kathy; daughter, Robin Holloway; son, Michael Speedy and wife Cheryl; grandsons, Mark Holloway and Logan Speedy; son, Richard Speedy Jr.; son, Gary Speedy and wife Carol; daughter, Sandy Speedy; son, Craig Speedy; and sister, Roseann Wright.

He is preceded in death by his son, Barry Speedy; parents; and brother, Jim Speedy.
Pallbearers will be Charle-s, James, Steve, Mark, Logan, and Shawn.  Honorary pallbearer will be Sheila Fountain.

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