Robert Ray Dick, 65, of Keeney Mtn. Rd., died Thursday, June 10, 2021 at his home following a long illness.
Born May 02, 1956 in Sandstone, he was a son of the late Earl and Emma Williams Dick.
Robert was a talented, lifelong carpenter, who built homes for many residents of Summers County. He was an avid outdoorsman who loved planting and working his garden and feeding the visiting flying squirrels. Robert enjoyed early mornings and late evenings sitting on the porch, talking and reminiscing with family and friends.
Robert was preceded in death by one brother, Cleo Dick; one sister, Brenda Mae Dick; one niece, Rebecca Dick and two nephews, Billy J. Dick and James E. Dick.
He is survived by his wife of 12 years, Glenna at home; two daughters, Erin Elizabeth Foster and husband Kevin of Marie and Jennifer Leigh Kincaid and husband Shawn of Oak Hill; one son, Robert Earl Dick and wife Jessica of Sandstone; two children of which he helped raise, Brandee Nikole Wetterman and husband Chance of Keeney Mtn. Rd. and Isaiah Leslie Cook of Keeney Mtn. Rd.; six sisters, Zelma Ryan and husband John of Weddington, NC, Joyce Neely of Hinton, Julie Cox of Walkertown, NC, Kathy Ward and husband Charlie of Sandstone, Emma Staley and husband Al of Greensboro, NC, Lois Wilson of Danville, VA; one brother, Charles Dick and wife Young Sue of Charleston, SC; mother-in-law, Mamie Adkins of Keeney Mtn. Rd.; father-in-law, Robert Bennett and wife Juanita of Madams Creek; one brother-in-law, Robert Bennett and wife Vivian Bennett of Ballard; three sisters-in-law, Karen Richmond of Hix, Jennifer Bennett of Hinton and Vickie Bennett of Hinton; fourteen grandchildren, Andrew, Chase, Lauren, Colton, Chloe, Parker, Michael, Evan, Alexis, Jake, Jenna, Jessa, Jaelynn, special little buddy and sidekick Charlie; one great granddaughter, Hadley and many nieces and nephews.
There will be no visitation. A Celebration of Life will be held 11:00 A.M. Sunday, June 13, 2021 at the Ramp Holiness Church with Pastor Felix Baker officiating. Burial will follow at the O’Bryan Cemetery on Keeney Mountain with Pastor Travis Hocum officiating. Family and friends may gather at the church from 10:00 until time of services.
The family would like to give special thanks to Keith and Kim Murdock, who remained by his side until the end.
Pallbearers: Robert Bennett, Keith Murdock, Bruce Jackson Jr., Andrew Richmond, Chase Richmond and Colton Davis.
Honorary Pallbearers: Isaiah Cook, Kevin Sawyer, Michael Dick, Evan Dick and Jake Boone.