“Dear Meadows Family
I am so sorry to hear about Richard my friend and team mate. For a few years we where very close as he was QB and I was the center. Although I haven't seen "Duke" in a long time a can read he was still just the great person I grew up knowing. My prayers and thoughts are with all his family and loved ones. My "Trojan" brother rest in peace I love ya man.
“Dear Meadows Family
“So sorry to hear of Meadows passing I remember Meadows as an outstanding athlete at Carver MS.(and TDHS). Lately I would run into him at WaWa's and he would always have a kind word for me. To the Meadows Family you are in my Prayers.
“Judy, I am so sad I was not here for you last week. I was so sad to hear about your loss. I just remember him always with a smile and hug for all. He was great inspiration to us all. He will truly be missed. If u need anything just let me know. Love your old roomy. Prayers are with you all.
“Dear Judy and family,
words can't express the profound loss that we all feel with Richard's sudden passing - there are people in life we all love to see coming towards us, who we know will have something to say from a pure heart that will uplift us or make us laugh. Richard was one of these special people. There was no mistaking how he lived, he was a sermon that we could all see by how he acted and how he lived. We take comfort in the promises of Scripture that at the return of Jesus...
“My precious cousin, Richard: There are no words to express this intense sorrow we feel at your passing. We are so sorry for all of us here on earth who will go on without you. I wish I could have seen you one last time to tell you how much you meant to me. You, a son of our precious Aunt Sissy, you are so much like her. And you definitely had a personality and character similar to our dear Uncle Willie. Our love, thoughts and prayers go out for your wife, children and family. Godspeed...
“Earth has no sorrow that GOD can't Heal. We just saw Richard the day before GOD call him home.You will be miss. Burrell Fisher
“I am just learning of this sad news---I remember Richard from Sunday School and and public school---I also know he gave much of himself and his time to the youth at church---he will truly be missed---my sincere sympathies to the members of the Meadows family----an old friend, Gary Shaver...
“Richard was a good friend and athlete.He will be tuely missed down here but God knows best. My condolences to the family for your loss. I know that he is in a better place.
“Made us feel so welcome at church, great guy