Richard Lee Felt, age 51 of Hoschton passed away Saturday, December 15th, 2012, in Ozona, Texas.
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He was born in Riverside, California; the son of the late William Edward and Shirley Lou Felt. He was also preceded in death by his youngest brother Jeff. Rick was a self-employed contractor; he attended DeKalb Junior College in 1980 on a baseball scholarship, and was drafted professionally by the Los Angeles Dodgers in 1980 in the 1st Round. He played 6 years in the Dodgers and Twins organizations. Rick had a great love of baseball and fast-pitch softball, he was an avid supporter of his family and children in their athletic aspirations. He had a great passion in seeing his children succeed on the field of play. He was a member of Cannon United Methodist Church of Snellville.
Survivors include: his wife, Cheryl Felt; son, Mason Felt; daughter, Morgan Felt; and youngest son, Preston Felt, all of Hoschton; brothers, Bill Felt of Dacula, Jim Felt of Ellenwood, John and Sharry Felt of Sacramento, CA. There are several nieces and nephews.
A funeral service will be held Saturday, January 5th at 2pm, at Hebron Baptist Church with Pastor Tim Cash, Reverend Heath Kennedy and Reverend Gino Zalunardo officiating. There will be a reception for family and friends in the fellowship hall at the church, 202 Hebron Church Road, Dacula, GA 30019 at 12pm until service time.
In lieu of flowers please make donations to the "Richard Felt Family Trust" at a local BB&T bank in your area. Also you may donate via online the following PayPal address: www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_s-xclick&hosted_button_id=JTCDXR4LJWDWL.
Condolences may be viewed or sent to www.wagesfuneralhome.com.
Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, LLC, "A Family Company" Snellville Chapel 770-979-3200, has been entrusted with the funeral arrangements.
Published in BarrowCountyNews from Jan. 2 to Feb. 1, 2013