Richard "Dick" Roundtree, age 83, a resident of Baton Rouge, passed away on February 9, 2018.
Dick was born in Thibodaux, LA, he graduated from LSU, and was a lifelong LSU Tigers fan. He was the president and founder of Dick Roundtree Copiers Inc., and was an active member of Oakcrest Baptist Church.
He is survived by his loving wife of 27 years, Brenda Rogers Roundtree; his children, Johnette Taylor and her husband Meredith, Randy Roundtree, and Ronny Roundtree; his sister, Margie Roundtree; his nieces, Heather, Kimberly, and Haylee; and numerous other loving extended family.
Dick is preceded in death by his parents and his two brothers.
Visitation will be held at Resthaven Funeral Home, 11817 Jefferson Hwy, Baton Rouge, LA on Monday, February 12, 2018 from 5:00pm until 7:00pm. Visitation will resume on Tuesday, February 13, 2018 from 10:00am until funeral services at 12:00pm. Entombment will immediately follow in Resthaven Gardens of Memory.
Family and friends may sign the online guestbook or leave a personal note to the family at www.resthavenbatonrouge.com.
In lieu of flowers please make donations to Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center https://marybird.org/.
Dick and his family have requested that you accept our Lord Jesus Christ into your heart.
Brenda and Family,
Our condolences to you and the family. Dick was a special friend and colleague. He will be dearly missed.
Garlynn & Pam GaudinLafayette, LA
My thoughts and prayers are with you during this time of sorrow.
Patti MooreGarland, TX
The death of a loved one is never easy to deal with. May you find comfort in Jehovah's promise of a wonderful future on an earthly paradise found at Revelation 21:4, 5 and Psalms 37:11, 29.
I am very sorry for your loss.
Deborah Cook, GA
May you be comforted by the many warm thoughts of those who care. From all of us at Hotchkiss Insurance Agency
Michelle FrankDallas, TX
Brenda and Family,
My prayers are with you during this difficult time. I worked for Dick for 15 years and he was a wonderful, loving man. Always has an ear for conversation, kind and generous. He was a pleasure to work for and he will be truly missed.
Marcia McCrocklinBaton Rouge, LA
Very sorry Brenda, He was a most interesting and kind person. We both shared our interest in historical reading. He will truly be missed.
Gordon CastleberryDenham Springs, LA
Our prayers are with you Miss Brenda and family we will always remember our good times with you and Dick and love you.
Carolyn & MichaelBaton Rouge, LA
I am sorry for your loss. May all find Acts 24:15 and Revelation 21:4 helpful during this time of grief.
Kelsi SNew Iberia,
Dick was one of the most wonderful men in my life that I have met. Kind and always positive and a wonderful Husband, Father and proud to have him as my friend. We shared many great times, stories and jokes. I will miss you my dear Friend you are now at peace and have all of Heaven to put copiers in place. Love you and Brenda always, michael
Michael BelmoreBaton Rouge, LA
Our Prayers are with you. I am so sorry I cannot be there.
kenneth vaughanOcean Springs, MS
Brenda, so sorry to hear about Dick's death. You are in my prayers, May God bless and comfort you in your time of need.
Lou Williams (prior Oak Crest member) 223-6528