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Richard Leroy Palmer


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Richard Leroy Palmer Obituary

July 10, 1950 -
October 23, 2017

Richard Leroy Palmer, 67, of Phenix City, AL, passed away Monday, October 23, 2017, at Midtown Medical Center in Columbus.

Richard was born July 10, 1950, in Marysville, CA, to the late Roy Burton Palmer and Georgia Larretta Perkins Palmer. He was a resident of the Yuba Sutter area for 60 years.

He was an independent contractor and worked for Dorothy Jones Delivery, Robbinson Pools and Pool Patio for many years. He was also a veteran who served his country proudly in the United States Navy. He served in the Vietnam conflict.

Richard enjoyed astronomy, as well as talking on the citizens band radio. He was a member of the CB Radio Club and of the VFW.

Richard is preceded in death by his parents, Roy Burton Palmer and Georgia Larretta Perkins Palmer; his wife, of over seven years, Tammy Reid-Palmer; and his fur-baby, Poncho.

He is survived by his two daughters, Jennifer Eaves (Mike) of Westminster, MD; and Stephanie Palmer of Monroe, NC; one son, Richard Palmer of Phenix City, AL; one sister, Dorothy Jones of Lake Elsinore, CA; and six grandchildren, Lilly Eaves, Charlotte Eaves, Conner Eaves, Ryan Palmer, Hayden Palmer and Luke Palmer.

Graveside services will be at the Sutter Cemetery on Tuesday, December 5, 2017, at 11am.
Published in Appeal Democrat from Nov. 28 to Dec. 2, 2017
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