Donald Emerson Richey was a retired paint mixer
Donald Emerson "Donnie" Richey, 82, of Scottsburg, died Wednesday, August 13, 2014.
Funeral services were Saturday at Collins Funeral Home in Scottsburg with Brother John Lowry officiating. Graveside services took place at Scottsburg Cemetery immediately following funeral.
Mr. Richey, a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean Conflict, was a retired paint mixer at Ford Motor Company in Louisville, Kentucky, working for over 49 years. He was also a farmer.
Born April 28, 1932 in Scottsburg, Mr. Richey was the son of the late Clayton and Dorothy (Gray) Richey. He married Rosalie "Rosie" Owen Richey on December 20, 1963.
Survivors include his wife; two sons, Todd Richey of Scottsburg and Michael Richey of Deputy; sister, Alice Trotter of Sevierville, Tennessee; and three grandchildren, Tessa, Jarrett and Dawson Richey, all of Scottsburg.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a sister, Frances Crawford.