Richard Lynn Magee, 67, of Spiceland, formerly of Carthage, passed away Wednesday, June 6, 2018 at his residence.
He was born November 15, 1950, in Carthage, the son of Frederick Maine and Flora Beatrice (Howard) Magee.
Richard is survived by his son, Eric Magee and wife, Robin, of Laurel; long-time companion, Marcia Guffey of Spiceland; grandchildren, Nicholas Magee and wife, Katie, and Morgan Magee and fiancé;, Phil; great-grandchildren, Keagan Magee, Xander Magee and Noah Wimmer and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Farris Magee, Frederick Magee and Ronald Magee; and sisters, Darlene Muir, Geraldine Strong, Gloria Plank, Virginia Norflett and Lou Magee.
Richard enjoyed working on old cars, drag racing with his son, and listening to 1950’s and 60’s Motown music on cassette tapes because “they sound better with the old white noise in them.”
He was also preceded in death by his dog, Dogdog.
Private family services will be observed.
Services have been entrusted to Freeman Family Funeral Homes and Crematory, 819 S. Harrison St. in Shelbyville.
Online condolences may be shared with Richard’s family at www.freemanfamilyfuneralhomes.com.