1st Sgt. Richard “Dick” E. Guthridge Sr., 82, of Garden Lakes, passed away Tuesday, March 13, 2018, at his residence, surrounded by his family.

Mr. Guthridge is survived by his son, Richard Guthridge Jr. (Tammy); his daughters, Debbie Ross (David) and Kay Wight (Steven); his eleven grandchildren, fourteen great-grandchildren, and five special grandchildren; and his two sisters and brother.

Funeral services will be held on Friday, March 16, 2018, at 1:00 p.m. at Trinity United Christian Church, 6 Deer Run Trail, Rome, GA 30165, with Pastor Joey Ineichen officiating. Interment will follow at Oaknoll Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends at the church on Friday, March 16, 2018, from 12 noon until the service time.

In lieu of flowers the family respectfully requests donations be made to Trinity United Christian Church or Heyman Hospice of Rome.

Miller and Richards Oaknoll Chapel Funeral Home and Cremation Services is honored to serve Mr. Guthridge’s family. Please visit www.oaknollchapel.com to share your memories or leave a condolence message.