Richard Stanley Gillespie
Published: November 15, 2012
Richard Stanley Gillespie, age 67, of Sherwood, Ark, passed away Sunday, November 11, 2012. He was born October 5, 1945, in Paragould, Ark., to parents, Billie Gillespie and Imogene Penney Higgins. He enjoyed the simple things of life and worked for many years as a truck driver which he loved. He was a devoted son who loved his mother very much.
Richard (Stan) is survived by his mother Imogene Higgins, daughter, Shannon Gillespie, and his sister Linda Bird. He is preceded in death by stepfather, Nolon Higgins, stepbrothers, Billy and Eddie Higgins, as well as his father Billie Gillespie, and grandparents.
The family will be available on Saturday, November 17, 2012, from 4-6 p.m. at Griffin Leggett Rest Hills Funeral Home, 7724 Landers Road, North Little Rock. www.griffinleggettresthills.com.