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Richard Eugene Heath

Richard-Heath-PicRichard Eugene Heath, age 67, of Mena, died Monday, June 2, 2014 at the Mena Regional Health System. He was born Friday, May 30, 1947 to William Wirt and Minnie Ellen Bates Heath in Mena, Arkansas.

Richard was a very hard worker and enjoyed working at Wal-Mart for 19 years and enjoyed working with each associates and the public as they did their shopping. When it was time to come home, he came home to his true love, Ruth. He treated her like a princess everyday and took care of her to the very best of his ability. Richard enjoyed working in his yard and doing woodworking. Richard was a loving husband, uncle and friend and he will be greatly missed by all.

He was preceded in death by his parents and his brother Bill Heath.

Richard is survived by his beloved wife of 33 years Ruth Heath of Mena; one nephew David Heath of Cheyenne, Wyoming; and a host of other relatives and friends.

A memorial service will be held Saturday, June 7, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. at the Bowser Family Funeral Home Chapel in Mena. Arrangements are entrusted to Bowser Family Funeral Home in Mena.

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