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Obituary: Richard Davis English, Jr.

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Richard Davis English, Jr. 1958 ~ 2005 Our beloved husband, father and son, Richard Davis English, Jr., 47, passed away August 20, 2005 due to an automobile accident. He was born January 19, 1958 in Oberlin, Louisiana to Richard Davis English, Sr. and Jacqueline Singleton English. He married the love of his live, Pamela Leigh Seiler on March 8, 1985 in Greenville, Mississippi. Rick served in the U. S. Army Infantry from 1976-1978. He worked as a highly skilled welder and fabricator. For several years he served as chairman and treasurer for local AA chapters in Portland, Oregon and Las Vegas, NV. He is survived by his wife Pamela, son Ryan D. English, his mother Jackie, brother Gordon English, sister Carol English, niece Brandi English Harvey and nephew Joey English. No words can express the unique and beautiful character of this man who had a passionate love for his wife, son, country and God. Richard often sacrificed his own needs for those of his family. He could be counted upon to come through for a person or cause, no matter how difficult the task or situation. All admired his perseverance and kindness. "Richard, you truly were a 'diamond-in-the-rough' and will forever live on in the hearts of your wife Pamela and son Ryan. Goodbye to a precious soul on this earth. You are now in the loving arms of your creator and we will honor your memory forever. Our love is yours through eternity. A private graveside service was held in Rick's honor.