|11/21/2019 10:23:00 AM|
Richard Hyde Sr., 84, of Leesburg, Ga., formerly of Windom, died Nov. 10, 2019, at Phoebe Sumter Medical Center in Americus, Ga.
Mathews Funeral Home of Albany, Ga., handled the funeral arrangements.
Condolences may be sent to the family online at www.mathewsfuneralhome.com.
Richard Clinton Hyde Sr., served in the U.S. Air Force as an aircraft mechanic.
He has lived in Leesburg since 2010, after moving from Windom.
In retirement, he worked various jobs and enjoyed working with his hands and fixing things.
He was an avid member of the National Rifle Association and American Legion.
Above all, he was a proud grandfather and great-grandfather, devoted to his family.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Bonita Demlow-Menken Hyde; son, Richard "Ricky" Clinton Hyde Jr.; and stepson, Kevin Demlow-Menken.
Survivors include his daughter, Teresa Nealey; step-children: DeeDee, Kellie and Kip; grandchildren and great-grandchildren; and a sister, Eleanor Duerksen.