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In Memory of

Richard Edwin Race

April 23, 1933 - June 14, 2017

Obituary


Richard "Dick" Edwin Race, age 84, of Stockbridge, passed away June, 14, 2017. Dick was predeceased by his parents; Rauth and Eula Mae Race, brother; Johnnie Race and his grandson; Justin Race.

Dick is survived by: his loving wife, Janet Race of 64 years. Dick is lovingly remembered by his children; Michael & Margie Race and Sandra & Jimmy Whorton, grandchildren; Morgan Race, Culley & Carissa Bevil and Jessie Rae Whorton, great-grandchildren; Ayden Culley Bevil, Paisley Mae Bevil and Bentley Ryan Whorton, brother; Oliver & Charlene Race, sister; Ruth Jean Stump and several nieces...

Richard "Dick" Edwin Race, age 84, of Stockbridge, passed away June, 14, 2017. Dick was predeceased by his parents; Rauth and Eula Mae Race, brother; Johnnie Race and his grandson; Justin Race.

Dick is survived by: his loving wife, Janet Race of 64 years. Dick is lovingly remembered by his children; Michael & Margie Race and Sandra & Jimmy Whorton, grandchildren; Morgan Race, Culley & Carissa Bevil and Jessie Rae Whorton, great-grandchildren; Ayden Culley Bevil, Paisley Mae Bevil and Bentley Ryan Whorton, brother; Oliver & Charlene Race, sister; Ruth Jean Stump and several nieces & nephews.

Dick was born in Atlanta, Georgia on April 23, 1933. He graduated from murphy High School and was in the Navy from 1953 to 1955. Dick enjoyed golf, hunting, was known as a "Jack of All Trades'' and especially spending time with beloved wife.


The visitation will be held at Horis A. Ward Funeral Home, 376 Fairview Road, Stockbridge, Ga 30281 from 10:00am - 12:00pm, the Memorial Service will Follow at 12:00pm with a reception following the service. Memorial contributions may be made to the Shiner's Children Hospital. Condolences may be offered at www.HorisAWardFairviewChapel.com. Horis A. Ward Funeral Home - Fairview Chapel, (770) 474-1231.