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Richard Randle Whitmore


1942 - 2017 Obituary Condolences
Richard Randle Whitmore Obituary
Richard Randle (Dick) Whitmore

Collierville, TN

Age 74, passed away on Saturday, July 15, 2017. Dick was born on November 3, 1942 in Chicago, IL to Richard and Mamie Whitmore. He is survived by his wife, Pat; sons, Randle (April) of Fisherville, TN and Wade (Julie) of Houston, TX; and sister, Susan Shunny of Silver City, NM.

Dick proudly served his country in Vietnam as a member of the U.S. Army Special Forces (Green Berets), 101st Airborne Screaming Eagles.

He was an avid sportsman sharing his love of hunting and fishing in the river bottoms, lakes and rivers of Arkansas with his friends, his sons and their friends.

The family is very grateful for the care and concern that was given Richard by Dr. Thomas Ratliff and Methodist Hospice.

A memorial service celebrating Dick's life will be at the West Tennessee Veteran's Cemetery on Forest Hill-Irene Road.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials to Camp for All in Burton, TX (a barrier free camp) at campforall.org.
Published in The Commercial Appeal from July 18 to July 19, 2017
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