Richard Lee Broyles of Cuba, Missouri, formerly of Iowa Park, Texas, was born on Tuesday, April 28, 1925 at Wichita Falls, Texas to George D. and Willie Lorene (Matthis) Broyles and passed away on Friday, January 17, 2020 at the age of 94 years.
Richard married Doris P. Frost on January 12, 1946 in Wichita Falls, Texas.
Richard honorably served in the United States Navy during WWII, aboard the U.S.S. Wyman in the South Pacific. He retired as a Field Representative from RCA Service Company, after 31 years of dedicated service.
Richard was a longtime member of the First Baptist Church of Iowa Park, Texas. After moving to Cuba, Missouri he attended the First Baptist Church of Cuba and enjoyed spending time at the Cuba Senior Center.
He was preceded in death by his parents, George and Willie Broyles; wife, Doris Pauline Broyles; daughter, Pamela Diane Broyles; and granddaughter, Rebbecca Stark.
He is survived by his son, Rick and wife Brigetta Broyles of Cuba, Missouri; daughter, Beverly Ann and husband Tom Stark of Poulsbo, Washington; four grandchildren, Jeff and wife Chelsea Stark of New York, Stephanie Farley of Dallas, Texas, Paul Broyles of St. Louis, Missouri and Loretta Broyles of Cuba, Missouri; five great grandchildren, Ashley and J.T. Farley, Victoria Broyles, Tyler and Elanor “Nora” Broyles; other relatives and friends.
Visitation as held from 2-6 p.m. on Thursday, January 23, 2020 at the Mizell Funeral Home in Cuba, Missouri.
Graveside service was held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, January 25, 2020 at the Crestview Memorial Park, Wichita Falls, Texas. Rev. Dennis Neal was the officiant and military honors concluded the service.
Arrangements under the direction of the Mizell Funeral Home of Cuba, Missouri.