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:

Wife, Louie Speedy

Son, Mitchell Holloway and wife Kathy

Daughter, Robin Holloway

Son, Michael Speedy and wife Cheryl

Mark Holloway
Logan Speedy

Son, Richard Speedy Jr.

Son, Gary Speedy and wife Carol

Daughter, Sandy Speedy

Son, Craig Speedy

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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