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Richard Lee Merold

Birth Date: July 12, 1953
Death Date: February 28, 2017

Richard Lee Merold Sr., 63, of Paragould, AR formerly of Decatur passed away on February 28, 2017.
Richard was born on July 12, 1953 in Decatur, IL the son of John David and Mary (Ferrell) Merold.
Surviving are his son Richard Merold Jr., sisters, Marilyn Brooks and Marie Elaine Bilyeu, grandchildren, Kenadi Peek, Madison Peeks, and Eva Williams.
He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, Theresa Lorraine Merold, and brother John David Merold.
Graveside service to celebrate Richard’s life will be 1 PM Wednesday, march 8, 2017 in Odd Fellows Cemetery in Moweaqua.
The family of Richard Lee Merold is being served locally by Graceland/Fairlawn Funeral Home, 2091 N. Oakland avenue, Decatur, IL 62526 . Send condolences and share memories with the family at

Graveside Service
March 8, 2017
1:00 pm
Odd Fellows Cemetery
Moweaqua, IL
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