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Richard Allen "Thunder" Peppers

November 29, 1976 ~ May 2, 2019 (age 42)

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Funeral service for Richard Allen "Thunder" Peppers, 42, will be Monday, May 6, 2019 at 3:00 PM at Calvary Assembly of God with  Pastor George Sawyer officiating, Eulogy given by Tyler Stinson, and Speaking: Dr. Bob W. Jones and Peck Funeral Home directing. His body will lie in state for two hours prior to service on Monday a the church. Burial will be in Hartselle Memory Gardens.  Visitation will be Sunday, May 5, 2019 from 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM at Peck Funeral Home. 

Mr. Peppers died on Thursday, May 2, 2019 at Decatur Morgan Hospital.  He was born  November 29, 1976, in Morgan County to Billy Peppers and Carla Sue Templeton Peppers.  He was a member of Calvary Assembly of God. He graduated from Hartselle High School, class of 1995 and completed his EMT training at Calhoun Community College. He was employed as an EMT and Field Training Officer for Lifeguard Ambulance Service. He was an Alabama fan and an Atlanta Braves fan and had coached T-ball at Vinemont. He was preceded in death by his grandparents: Carl and Betty Templeton and an uncle Greg Peppers.  

Survivors include:
 his Wife, Carla Jones Peppers

Two Sons:
Xander Peppers and 
Judson Reed

Two Daughters:
Kindal Peppers and 
Fayeth Reed

Parents: Billy and Carla T. Peppers

Betty Peppers

One Sister:
Cassie Peppers (Billy Trotter)

One Brother-in-law:
Bryan Jones

A second mom Brenda Barnes 

Pallbearers will be Anthony Legg, Ben Whitley, Dylan Trotter, J.J. Puckett, Jonathan "Precious" Harkins, Nate Perry, Red Wilson and Ryan Burns.    


Peck Funeral Home                   
1600 Hwy 31 SW
P.O. Box 427
Hartselle, AL  35640
256.773.2543 (Fax)

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May 5, 2019

3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Peck Funeral Home
1600 Highway 31 SW| P.O. Box 427
Hartselle, AL 35640

Funeral Service
May 6, 2019

11:00 AM
Calvary Assembly Church
4839 Calvary Blvd
Decatur, AL 35601

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