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Arlo Eugene Richard, 88, Jamestown, KY native (1932-2021)

Arlo Eugene Richard of Georgia passed away Wednesday, June 16, 2021. He was 88 years old.

Religious services will be held at 1pmCT on Tuesday June 22, 2021, at H.E. Pruitt Memory Chapel, 202 N. Main St., Jamestown, KY. Burial will follow in the Jamestown Cemetery, Jamestown, KY

Friends may visit after NoonCT on Tuesday at the funeral home.

Arlo was born August 26, 1932, in Jamestown, KY, a son of the late Eula (Barker) and Homer Richard.

Arlo served his country in the United States Navy in the Korean Conflict. He worked for the thirty years at Brown and Williamson and was a member of Vineville Baptist Church. He was a devoted and loving husband, father, and brother.

He is survived by his beloved wife, Shirley Foley Richard, daughter, Alesa Gail Richard Brookins and son-in-law, Tracey Brookins, cousin, Mariel Barker, step-grandson, Trey Brookins.

He is preceded in death by his parents and a sister Olive Lowe.

The family request memorial donations to Vineville Baptist Church, 25914 Vineville Ave., Macon, GA, 31204.

H.E. Pruitt funeral home is in charge of local arrangements. Online condolences may be left at

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Arlo Eugene Richard, 88, Jamestown, KY native (1932-2021)

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