Scott Richards
Funeral Date: 9/5/2017

Scott Lavon Richards age 43, of Hermitage, AR died Saturday, September 2nd at his home. He was born December 4th, 1973 in Warren, AR a son of the late Wilson Richards and Linda Payne Richards. He was a graduate of the Hermitage Public Schools class of 1992, he attended and graduated from the University of Arkansas at Monticello with a bachelors degree. During his time at U.A.M., he joined the fraternity, Sig Tau Gamma, where he made many friends. After college he was employed with Lucky Chevrolet as a sales associate, and soon diagnosed with a heart complication that lead to his early retirement. Scott was a fun loving person, and a friend to his classmates, his fraternity brothers and neighbors. He is survived by a sister Kelly Richards and her fiancé John David Beaty, Rye, AR. A niece Madeline Beaty, Rye, AR. His best friends, Kristi Clanton and Shawnda Outlaw both of Hermitage, AR and his pet Rhett Rowdy Richards. Graveside service was 10:00 AM Tuesday, September 5th at Union Hill Cemetery with Rev. Tim Saunders officiating. Burial was in Union Hill Cemetery by Frazer’s Funeral Home. Active pallbearers were Michael Crawford, Terry Richards, Matt Harrod, Russell Richards, Bruce Boykin, Bobby Richards, Mark Hollingsworth. Honorary pallbearers were Hermitage High School Class of 1992, Sig Tau Gamma Fraternity, Merl Richards, Alton Richards, Bobby Mann, and Keith Outlaw.



Name: Cathy Balentine
Message: Kelley, I am so sorry for your loss. May he RIP. My prayers are with you.

Name: Janie Grice
Message: Kelly my heart goes out to you but now Scott will have peace and is with your parents. Love you

Name: Nakia Reynolds-Lovell
Message: Scott was one of a kind and will be missed by so many people! He always knew how to make people laugh and was always happy. RIP my friend

Name: Carolyn Hines
Message: Scott always made you laugh and he was the type of person that kept it real. He is already missed.

Name: Michelle Ashley
Message: I am so sorry to hear about Scott... We went to UAM together and both graduated with BS degrees. He will be greatly missed! Michelle Kirkley Ashley

Name: Joey & Amy Binns
Message: Kelly we are so very sorry for your loss.

Name: Jennifer Johnson
Message: Out thoughts and prayers for his family during this very difficult time. RIP Scott Richards

Name: Keith and Sandra Wright
Message: Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time and in the days ahead.

Name: Bill Chandler
Message: So sorry Going to miss my lil bro!! SigTau Bill "Chill"

Name: Jimmy & Emily Moseley
Message: Kelly, our thoughts and prayers are you at this time

Name: Lynda Herring
Message: Kelley, I am so sorry about Scott.He was always a sweetheart just like your Mom and Dad.I know you are going to miss him so very much . He is back in your Mom and Dads arms .They will all be waiting on you at the Gates of Heaven .Love you ,Honey

Name: Kim Boswell Hooper
Message: Hearing this has been really heartbreaking. I am praying for you Kelly, family, friends and all of my classmates.

Name: Donna McDougald
Message: Kelly, my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Scott will be missed by all.

Name: Linda Hamilton
Message: Kelly I am so sorry to here about your brother Scott passed away my thoughts and prayers are with you and your daughter and May God Bless you and your daughter .

Name: Brianne Smith
Message: Kelly, my heart breaks for you but God will pull you through this & give u the strength & guidence. Praying..Love you

Name: Johnna Sue McMurry
Message: Kelly, My heart aches for you. I can not imagine your pain. Know that Scott was loved by so many people. I hope that brings you some comfort. All my love.

Name: Chrisann Gannway
Message: Prayers

Name: Jim Meziere
Message: We are deeply saddened by the loss of our fraternity brother Scott. He was a character who always made you laugh and smile. Our sincerest thoughts and prayers are with his sister and niece. We pray the Lord comforts you as only he can and brings you peace in the coming days. Jim and Misty Meziere

Name: C W
Message: To the friends and family of Scott I am truly sorry for your loss. Please allow God to comfort you through His promise to care for our dead loved ones at John 5:28,29. Be assured that God understands the pain we experience when we lose someone dear to us. He has lovingly provided relief from pain,suffering,and death for us real soon through His Kingdom we pray for in the hands of Jesus Christ so that we can have the wonderful future He purposed which is everlasting life on a paradise earth in true peace and security. For more Bible based promises of God Please visit