Richard Donald Elliott


Richard Donald Elliott, 84, of Double Springs, passed away Sunday, Jan. 22, 2023, at North Alabama Medical Center in Florence.

He was born Feb. 16, 1938, in Jasper to Henry Leonas Elliott and Vonnie Elizabeth Jackson Elliott. He was married to his beloved wife Mamie Sue for 55 years. He loved his family, his country, and Alabama football.

Visitation will be held Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2023, from 6 until 8 p.m. at First Baptist Church in Double Springs. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, Jan. 26, 2022, at the church, with Phillip Twilley officiating. Interment will follow at Double Springs Memorial Gardens.

Richard is survived by his wife, Mamie Sue Parrish Elliott; son, Richard D. Elliott II and wife Vickie; daughter, Pamela Elliott Zeedar and husband JJ; grandson, Justin Patton and wife Emily; granddaughters, Meghan Fazekas and husband Michael, Delaney Gist and husband Noah, and Lilly Zeedar; great-grandchildren, Hudson Carroll Patton, Lilly Adams, Luke Milligan and Raiden Patton; and a host of nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his father, Henry Leonas Elliott; mother, Vonnie Stewart; and siblings, Willa Lee, Gus, Maxine, Marcell, Roberta, Mary, Martha and Fred.

Memories and condolences may be shared at www.nicholsfuneralhomes.com.

Nichols Funeral Home, Haleyville; 205-486-2204