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Richard Neal Umphrey
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Richard Neal Umphrey passed away peacefully on Friday, August 3, 2018. in Marietta, GA. He was born October 29, 1961 in Santa Clara, CA to the late Neal Umphrey and Gail (Talley) Umphrey. He is survived by his wife Colleen of 23 years; his son Jason, daughter Emily, and daughter Ashley Henning (Jerry); and three grandchildren, Ella, Abby and Jerry. He is also survived by his sister Diane (Franz) Kolterer.
Richard was a 1981 graduate of Samford University in Birmingham and was an Operations Manager for 34 years with R.S. Hughes. He was an active member of the Lutheran Church for the past 21 years. There he served as a board member of two churches and volunteered with missions, Habitat for Humanity, and work for the homeless. He had a strong faith in God and an extraordinary love for his family and friends. Richard loved all sports, especially watching the Alabama Crimson Tide (Roll Tide!) and the Chicago Cubs (Go Cubbies!). Vacationing around the world with his family and friends brought him his greatest joy.
Funeral services will be held at Faith Lutheran Church, 2111 Lower Roswell Rd., Marietta, GA. Visitation will be Tuesday, August 7, 2018 from 10:30 to 12:30 with a service following at 1:00 PM. Burial will take place in Alabama on August 8, 2018 at Kilgore Green Funeral Home, 1200 Birmingham Ave., Jasper, AL. Visitation will be from 10:00 to 11:00 with a graveside service immediately following.
In lieu of flowers, please send donations to The Lutheran Coalition for Habitat for Humanity at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 2922 Sandy Plains Rd., Marietta, GA , ATTN: Charlene Yde.


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Visitation

Tuesday

7

Aug

10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Faith Lutheran Church

2111 Lower Roswell Rd.
Marietta, GA 30068

Service

Tuesday

7

Aug

1:00 PM
Faith Lutheran Church

2111 Lower Roswell Rd.
Marietta, GA 30068

Visitation

Wednesday

8

Aug

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Kilgore Green Funeral Home

1200 Birmingham Ave.
Jasper, Alabama 35501

Cemetery Details

Location

Walker Memory Gardens

692 AL-5
Jasper, Alabama 35503

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