Richard "Rick" Winstead, Jr., 75, of Anderson, passed away Sunday, September 26, 2021, at his home. He was the beloved husband of Susan Perry Winstead for 51 years. He was a disabled veteran of the United States Army, having served in the 165th Signal Corps. While deployed to Vietnam, he was a helicopter machine gunner and courier of confidential documents.
Left to cherish his memory are his wife, Susan; his daughter Erin Sumter and her husband Jody of Anderson; and his son Tyler Winstead and his wife Jada of Iva; his precious grandchildren, Preston and Brynsley Sumter. Also surviving is his sister Ellen Douglas Ellis of Mansfield, Texas.
He was the son of the late Richard and Ellen J. Winstead and was preceded in death by his brother, Daniel H. Winstead.
At Rick's request, no services will be held.
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Published by Sullivan-King Mortuary - Anderson on Sep. 28, 2021.