MEMPHIS, Tenn. - Richard L. Miskelly entered into rest on Wednesday September 19, 2007 in Memphis, Tenn. Funeral services will be held 1:00 p.m. Wednesday, September 26, 2007 at Elliott Sons Funeral Home, Lumpkin Road Chapel with Rev. Tony Christie officiating. Interment will follow in West View Cemetery. Pallbearers Charles Miskelly, Kevin Dorey, Harvey Froehlich, Tommy Beaver, Nicholas Griswell, and Corey Barrs. Survivors include his wife, Sandra Dixon Miskelly; sons, Richard Wayne Miskelly and Bradley Miskelly; daughter, Carolyn Jo Miskelly; mother, Carol Ivey; brothers, Robert Miskelly, Thomas Weathersbee, and Johnny Miskelly; sisters, Julie Payne, Paula Dorey, Penny Osborn, and Robin Miskelly. He is preceded in death by his father, Richard W. Miskelly. The family will receive friends from 6-9 p.m. on Tuesday evening at Elliott Sons Funeral Home, 2524 Lumpkin Road, Augusta, Ga. For those wishing to make memorials contributions in lieu of flowers, the family request donations be applied to the funeral expenses, c/o Elliott Sons Funeral Home.
The Augusta Chronicle-September 24, 2007