Richard Stone

Jerseyville |

Richard Daniel Stone, 57, died at 11:15 a.m., Thursday, December 2, 2010 at Des Peres Hospital after a brief illness.

He was born in Carrollton on July 29, 1953, the son of William Daniel & Annie Leona (Dotson) Stone.
Richard was a very outgoing person, who truly enjoyed being around the company of others.  He worked for numerous years with the Illinois Valley Rehabilitation Center in Jerseyville where he made numerous friends.

Surviving are his mother, Annie Estes of Jerseyville; a sister & brother in law, Linda & James Bagby of St. Louis, Mo.; a sister in law, Helen Stone of Jerseyville; two uncles, Robert Lee Dotson of Sun City, Az., and Thomas Edward Dotson of Whittier, Ca.; and numerous nieces and nephews.  He was preceded in death a brother, William "Bill" A. Stone; a sister, Janet Ann Reardon; his stepfather, Thomas Estes; and two nephews, Brian & Thomas Stone.
Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Monday at the Crawford Funeral Home in Jerseyville, where funeral services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Tuesday by Rev. Dave Georgeff.

Burial will be in the Oak Grove Cemetery in Jerseyville.

Memorials may be given to the Jersey Community Hospital Dialysis Center or to Grace Community Baptist Church in Jerseyville, where he was a member.

Obit Provided By:
Crawford Funeral Home

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