Richard Lynn Handley, son of the late Cledith Handley and Shelly Woods Handley, was born Aug. 27, 1951, in Milan, Tenn. and departed this life Tuesday, May 22, 2012, at the age of 60 years 8 months and 25 days.
Richard married Bessie Evans on June 25, 1968.
Survivors include his wife, Bessie Handley, of Kennett; one daughter, Kimberly Fuller and husband, Dennis, of Rector, Ark.; four grandchildren, Christopher Handley and wife Katie, Nicole Perez and husband Chaz, Sherri Fuller and Rebekah Fuller; five great-grandchildren, Jakob Handley, Ayden Handley, Austin Perez, Chloe Perez and Aubryanna Perez, and other relatives and many friends.
Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., today, Wednesday, May 23, at McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m., Thursday, May 24, at McDaniel Chapel in Kennett with Rev. Mike Redman officiating.
Burial will follow in the Little Prairie Cemetery at Caruthersville, Mo.
Pallbearers will be Christopher Handley, Chaz Perez, Dennis Fuller, Thomas Jerrolds, Jimmy Davis and R.J. Hopper.
Online condolences may be made at www.mcdanielfuneralservice.com.