Richard Deal Sr.


Richard Allen Deal Sr., 80, of Calvert, died Sunday, April 15, 2018, at his residence. He was born in Lufkin to Earl Austin and Anna Deal on June 30, 1937. He graduated from Hudson High School.

Richard married Linda A. Ables in Franklin on May 5, 1997. He was a retired rancher.

Richard had lived in the community for 22 years and was of the Presbyterian faith.

Richard was preceded in death by his parents and brothers.

He is survived by his wife of 22 years, Linda A. Deal of Calvert; a son, Richard A Deal Jr. and wife Billie Jo of Buffalo; a daughter, Lenora Oden and husband Bubba of Leona; two brothers, William F (Bill) Deal and Don Deal; six grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

There will be no services.

In lieu of flowers the family asked that you make a donation to First Presbyterian Church P.O. Box 66, Calvert, TX 77837.