Richard Burks Stothart

Published 3:17 pm Wednesday, July 3, 2013

Richard Burks Stothart, of Selma, passed away at home Wednesday, July 3rd after a lengthy illness. He was preceded in death by his mother, Gloria McKeon Stothart and father, Dr. James Lonnie Stothart. He is survived by his sister, Amanda Stothart Burton of Atlanta; niece, Joan Callen Burton of Atlanta; and nephew, James William Burton of New York.

Graveside services will be held at 1:00 p.m. Saturday, July 6 at New Live Oak Cemetery with Reverend David Powell officiating and Lawrence Brown-Service Funeral Home directing. Pallbearers include Buford Pomery; Jimmy Herrington; Gary Haugen; Steve Toler; David Taccone; and Tony Greene.

The family would like to thank Cahaba Hospice for their loving care during his illness.

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In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Selma or the American Cancer Society.

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