Richard Thomas Lipscomb
Richard Thomas Lipscomb
  • February 26, 1927 - December 20, 2017
  • Richmond, Virginia

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Richard Thomas "Pink Eye" Lipscomb, 90, of Henrico, passed away on Wednesday, December 20, 2017. He was preceded in death by his loving wife of 33 years, Erma G. Lipscomb; brothers, Charles and Alvin Lipscomb; and sister, Ruth Fitzgerald. Richard retired from American Metal at the age of 84, where he was a truck driver. Left to cherish his memory are his children, Penny Bowman and husband, Billy Bowman, and Alvin Lipscomb; grandson, Bailey Bowman Jr. (Ashley Riley); extended family, Billy Baldwin (Stella) and George Brown; and his employer/fishing buddy, Garland Moss. The family would like to extend their gratitude to the staff of Bon Secours Hospice for their loving care and kindness. The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, December 26, at Nelsen Funeral Home, 4650 S. Laburnum Ave., Richmond, Va. 23231. A funeral service will be held on Wednesday at 11 a.m. in the mausoleum chapel at Washington Memorial Park, 6217 Memorial Dr., Sandston, Va. 23150.