Richard Lee Hedgecock, Sr., 75, died Wednesday, August 18, at UNC Hospital.
Richard was born in Forsyth County to Clyde and Wanda Hedgecock. Following his graduation from Asheboro High School in 1953, Richard served in the US Marine Corp until 1956. Richard earned a B.S. in Civil Engineering from N.C. State University in 1960. In 1980 he earned his Professional Engineer Certification from the N.C. State Board of Engineers.
Richard owned and operated Richard Hedgecock Construction. He was involved in numerous civic and community activities.
Richard was a loving husband and father; he leaves his wife Ann; daughters Jennipher, Sawyer and Ashlee; son Richard, Jr., and seven grandchildren. He will be missed by all who knew him. A memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Friday, August 20th at Joy Baptist Church, 61 Bowers Store Road, Siler City, NC 27234.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, 8300 Health Park # 10, Raleigh, NC 27615-4731.
Online condolences to: www.hallwynne.com, Select “Obituaries”.
Arrangements are under the care of Hall-Wynne Funeral Service & Cremation of Pittsboro.