Richard Louis Golden Obituary

Mr. Richard Louis Golden, age 96, passed away Saturday, October 23, 2021, in Mena, Arkansas. He was born on October 24, 1924, to the late Walter S. and Mattie Lee Golden.

Mr. Golden was a pharmacist by profession and stayed an active member of the Presbyterian Church while growing and sharing many bushels of blueberries and tomatoes. He passed away only one day prior to his 97th birthday.

Mr. Golden is preceded in death by both of his parents, Walter S. and Mattie Lee Golden; all his siblings, Ernest Golden, Oscar and wife Faye Golden, Belva Louise Golden, Mary and husband Alfred Alley, Martha McLellan and husband Bill Matthews, Walter Samuel Golden Jr. and wife Mary, Bette and husband Dutch Masters, Pearl and husband Doran Hoover; two spouses, Lena F. (Dollie) Doughten Golden, and Helen Bennett Golden.

Mr. Golden is survived by his son, Richard L. Golden Jr. and wife Ging; daughters, Jane Golden and husband Doug Herrick, Joanne Golden and partner Shauna Pryor; stepdaughter, Cynde and husband Fred Hampton; grandchildren, Wyndon Herrick, and Shayna O’Conner; step-grandchildren, Bryan Warrington, and Tracy Stephens.

Graveside Services for Mr. Richard Louis Golden, will be held Friday, October 29, 2021, at 2:00 p.m. at Pinecrest Memorial Park, in Mena, Arkansas under the direction of Beasley-Wood Funeral Home.


10-26-21 2:35 p.m. KAWX.ORG


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