MCPO Richard B. Washington, Ret. Was born August 12, 1947 to the late Willis and Redetha Washington. He died peacefully at home on July 22, 2021, after many years of illness.
He leaves to mourn his spouse, Carlene Washington, children, Michael Washington (Jackie), Michelle Dubose (David), Vandaren Gantt, Sr. (Carolyn), Katrina Glass (Ryan), Kristina Nixon (Tee), grandchildren, Kainen, Mason and Darian Dubose, Vandaren, Jr., Carlton and Caleb Gantt, Keon, Jadan, Ryleigh and Jordyn Glass, and Kamari Hannan.
Richard served in the US Navy in Vietnam and many other duty locations. He quickly advanced during his years and retired as a Command Master Chief. Richard was a kind and gentle person. He will truly be missed by those who grew to love him.
Richard will be laid to rest in Jacksonville National Cemetery, 4083 Lannie Road, Jacksonville, FL 32218 at 2:30pm on September 2, 2021 with US Navy Honors.
Thursday, September 2, 2021 2:30 PM
Jacksonville National Cemetery 4083 Lannie Road Jacksonville, FL 32218