Richard Sanford Moncus, Sr., 67, of Dawson passed away on Sunday, November 25, 2012 at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital in Albany. Graveside services will be held in Parrott City Cemetery on Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. with Dr. Emil Askew officiating.
Richard was born in Parrott, Georgia on March 4, 1945. He lived in Terrell County most of his life and was educated in Terrell County schools. His hobbies included horseback riding, hunting, fishing, and watching Western movies.
Richard was predeceased by his father, Charlie M. Moncus, and his grandparents, Oscar and Allie Barfield and C.T. and Mary Lou Moncus. He is survived by his mother, Kathryn Moncus Briscoe of Bronwood; a son, Richard S. Moncus, Jr. and two grandchildren, Shaun Moncus and Kaleigh Moncus, all of Clayton; a sister, Pat Christie and her husband, Tim of Bronwood; a nephew, Tim Christie of Dawson; and his dog and companion, Tucker.
Memorials may be made to Chickasawhatchee Baptist Church, 1500 Leesburg Highway, Dawson, GA 39842 or to the charity of your choice.