Richard Eugene Summers

Friday, August 29, 2008

RICHARD EUGENE SUMMERS, a resident of Reeds Spring, Mo., was born June 13, 1934, in Barry County, Mo., a son of John S. Newton and Mertle (Brisco) Summers. He died Aug.22, 2008, in Reeds Spring, at the age of 74.

On March 26, 1952, Mr. Summers was united in marriage with Mary Embrey, who survives him of the home. He is also survived by one daughter, Helen and husband Shawn King; one grandson, Brett Davis; one great-granddaughter, Brittney Davis; two brothers, Charles and Carroll Summers; and one sister, Vinnie Deaver.

He was preceded in death by his parents, three brothers, one sister and one grandson, Terry Joe Davis.

A memorial service will be held at a later date. Online condolences may be sent to the family at