Funeral services for Richard Lane Posey were held Sunday, April 15, 2012 at 2 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home in Minden. Officiating were the Rev. Richard Methvin and Todd Colwell. Interment followed at Gardens of Memory in Minden. The family received friends from 5 until 7 p.m. Saturday, April 14, 2012 at Rose-Neath Funeral Home.
Richard was born Nov. 20, 1952 in Springhill and entered into rest April 12, 2012 in Natchitoches.
He is survived by his wife, Bonnie Cheatwood Posey of Natchitoches; son, Chase Posey of Natchitoches; stepson, Clayton Florane and wife, Whitney of Bogalusa; stepdaughter, Shelley McDonald and husband, Jamie of Coushatta; brothers, Ken Posey and wife, Yvonne of Cleveland, Tennessee and Tommy Posey and wife, Barbara of Waskom, Texas; grandchildren, Kayla Elliott, Brittany Simmons, Delaney Florane and Grayson Florane; mother-in-law, Lavell Cheatwood; five brothers-in-law; and one sister-in-law.
Pallbearers were Todd Colwell, Steve Noble, Marty Anderson, Clayton Florane and David Cheatwood.
Honorary pallbearers were Dicky Meadows and Charlie O'Neal.