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Oliver Larry Rickard

Mr. Oliver Larry Rickard, better known as “Paw Paw” the Clown, age 81, of Rome, passed away Wednesday, January 11, 2017, in a local hospital.

Funeral services will be held today, Friday, January 13, 2017, at 2pm at South Broad Baptist Church with his Pastor, the Rev. Ricky Studdard officiating and with his son-in-law, Eric Green, delivering the eulogy. Interment will follow in Oaknoll Memorial Gardens with Masonic Rites provided by Oostanaula Lodge #113 F. & A. M. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Shrine Children’s Hospital, 950 W. Faris Road, Greenville, SC 29605.

Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, South Chapel, has charge of the funeral arrangements.