Lee Richey

Lee Richey

Mr. Lee G. Richey, age 66, of Suwanee, GA passed away Monday, June 25, 2012. He is survived by his wife of forty-five years, Lillian Gibson Richey, Suwanee, GA; daughters and son-in-law, Melinda and Gareth Murphy, Clarkesville, GA and Deondra Richey, Suwanee, GA; grandchildren, Jack Cade Matthews and Emma Lea Matthews; sisters, Helen Pack, Smyrna, GA, Joan Thompson, Douglasville, GA, and Jean Phillips, Geraldine, AL; brothers, D. T. Richey, Geraldine, AL and Vance Richey, Douglasville, GA; several nieces, nephews, and cousins. Mr. Richey was born June 17, 1946 in Grove Oak, AL. He was a 1964 graduate of Plainview High School in Plainview, AL and attended college at Southern Technical College, Jacksonville, State University and University of South Carolina. He retired from A.T.&T / Lucent Technology as a project manager in Norcross, GA. He was a member of St. Andrews Presbyterian Church in Irmo, SC and was a Mason and member of the Geraldine, AL Masonic Lodge. He was an avid golfer and skeet shooter and a six-year pancreatic cancer survivor. A celebration of life service will be held Friday, June 29, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. in the Chapel of Flanigan Funeral Home with Rev. Lynn Childress officiating. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Thursday from 7:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Pancreatic Cancer Society www.pancan.org in memory of Lee Richey. To express condolences, please sign our online guest book at www.flaniganfuneralhome.com. Arrangements by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory, Buford, GA, 770-932-1133.