Mr. Richard Thurmond of Jonesboro passed away on April 5, 2005.

He leaves behind a wife, Mrs. Gail Thurmond of Jonesboro, Ga.; three daughters, Ms. Cindy Thurmond of Jonesboro, Ms. April Thurmond of Jonesboro, and Mrs. Melinda Segars of Jonesboro; mother, Mrs. Martha Thurmond; three sisters, Mrs. Beverly Walling, Mrs. Kellly Bush, and Mrs. Mary Caylor; two brothers, Mr. John Thurmond and Mr. Pat Thurmond; and three grandchildren.

The visitation was held on Friday, April 8, 2005, from 2 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home. The funeral will be on Saturday, April 9, 2005, at 2 p.m. in the chapel of Pope Dickson and Son Jonesboro Chapel with the Rev. Tom Shannon officiating. He will be buried at Sherwood Memorial Gardens.

Pope Dickson and Son Jonesboro Chapel is in charge of arrangements. (770) 478-1433.