Garret "Eddie" Edward Richmond, 71, of Oak Hill passed away peacefully on Friday, January 20, 2023 at Plateau Medical Center in Oak Hill.
Born April 5, 1951 in Minden, WV he was the son of the late Emory and Jessie Stanley Richmond.
Eddie was a man of many traits working as a farmer, operator on a pipeline, and as a coal miner. He always wanted to make sure that you were busy and his greatest joy in life was spending time with his family and friends.
He is preceded in death by his loving wife, Deborah Wriston Richmond; and several brothers and sisters.
Those left to cherish his wonderful and loving memory include his daughter, Stephanie Thomas (Jack); step son, Ralph Hamilton; grandchildren, Kailey Thomas, Alicia Hamilton, and Brayden Thomas; one great grandchild; and sister, Linda Richmond.
Funeral service will be 7:00 PM Saturday, January 28, 2023 at Tyree Funeral Home in Oak Hill. with Pastor Swisher officiating. In keeping with his wishes following the service Mr. Richmond will be cremated.
Visitation for friends will be one hour prior to service at the funeral home.
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Arrangements were made by Tyree Funeral Home, Oak Hill.