Funeral services for Richard W. McCranie, Jr. will be held Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2013 at 2:30 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home Chapel in Minden.
Officiating will be Father Frank W. Hughes, Father Robert Dandridge, Father William Bryant, and Father Wayne Carter. Interment will follow at Whitehall Cemetery in Leton. The family will receive friends from 5 until 7 p.m. today (Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2013) at Rose-Neath Funeral Home in Minden.
Richard was born April 24, 1936 in Shreveport and entered into rest Oct. 27, 2013 in Minden. He was a member of St. John's Episcopal Church in Minden.
He is survived by his wife, Sue Whitaker McCranie of Minden; son, Ricky McCranie and wife, Kay of Grand Saline, Texas; daughter, Vivi McCranie-Clift of Bossier City; sister, Latissia McCranie of Benton; brother, Thomas K. McCranie, II and wife, Tanis of Irvine, California; grandchildren, Connor Clift, Bradley Clift, Kaitlyn McCranie and Matthew McCranie; stepgranddaughter, Candace Hert; and three great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Charlie Odom, John Batson, Reggie Quillin, Joe Wallace, Anthony Fillippino, Scott Whitaker and Richard Bielby.
Honorary pallbearers will be Jack Batson, Chris Fillippino and Chad Odom.