Anthony “Tony” Richey
Graveside services will be at 2:00 pm Tuesday February 5, 2019 at Kirk Memorial Gardens, Rainsville, for Anthony “Tony” Richey, age 58, of Glencoe, who passed away on Friday February 1, 2019. Reverend Dr. Dennis Atchenson will officiate. Glencoe-Hokes Bluff Funeral Home and Cemetery is in charge of services.
Anthony was a 1978 graduate of Glencoe High School. He was a member of the First United Methodist Church of Glencoe. He was an avid Alabama Football fan. He loved children and he was known as Candyman to the children. Loved all elder members of his church, and loved riding his bicycle everywhere.
He is preceded in death by his parents: Kermit and Ludie Richey; brother: Kermit Gene Richey.
He is survived by his brother: Ronny (Pamela) Richey; sisters: Karen (Tim) Newton, Kathey (Greg) Fails, and Tracey (Neil) Thrower; a host of nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Pallbearers will be nephews.
Special thanks to Nurses at MICU Gadsden Regional Medical Center.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Fist United Methodist Church of Glencoe, 314 3rd Ave. Glencoe, Al. 35905
The family will receive friends Tuesday at the funeral home from 11 am to 1 pm.
Condolences may be offered at www.ghbfuneralhome.com