Richard Wade Menefee Sr.


Mr. Richard Wade Menefee Sr., 83, of Athens, Alabama, passed away Friday, July 26, 2019 at UAB in Birmingham, Alabama. Mr. Menefee was born June 10, 1936, in Fayetteville, Tennessee, to Gene Menefee and Rachel Blankenship Cox.
He was preceded in death by his parents; sons, Carey Randell Menefee and Bruce David Menefee; and sister, Martha Jean Phillips.
Mr. Menefee is survived by his wife of 63 years, Faye Menefee; children, Rickey Menefee (Donna) and Pam Haney (Clayton); daughter-in-law, Anesia Menefee; grandchildren, K.B. Montgomery, Wade Menefee III,Kasey Menefee, Karley Menefee and Kayla Menefee; great-grandchildren, Lilly Kate Solomon, Max Menefee, Madelyn Montgomery and Elliotte Menefee; and niece, Teresa Turnbow.
Mr. Menefee loved his family and enjoyed family gatherings. He was an avid Atlanta Braves and Alabama football fan.
There was a graveside service 2 p.m. Monday, July 29, 2019, at Huntsville Memory Gardens with Everett Conn officiating. The family received friends from 10 a.m.-noon, prior to the service, at Limestone Chapel Funeral Home.
Pallbearers will be Jackie Wolfe, Jack Clem, Troy Statum, Bodie Statum, Jeff Bryant and Griffin Bryant.
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