Richard D. Showers of Albion passed away August 18, 2014. He was born on June 7, 1957 to Jimmy Lee and Jeanette Showers who preceded him in death, also a brother, James Showers.
Richard is survived by his wife, Elvarene Showers and children, Quinton (Felish) Williams, Tesha, Tiffany, Richard Showers II, Ryan Showers (Daughter-in-law to be, Alicia), 11 grandchildren, Ta'vas, Pam, Tawana, Santos, Sauntiana, Tyrell, Tyaire, Malaya, Ryan II, Rhiley, Kadynce. 4 sisters, Patricia (Ronald) Leak, Kitty (Roy) Peake, Kathy Showers, Teri. 3 brothers, Greg (Gwendolyn) Johnson, Doug Showers, Philip Showers, a host of nieces and nephews. A very special mother-in-law, Gloria Francis, god-children, Contina Miller, Tameron and Tamera Wingfield, Rod Rico Todd and Tshombe Johnson.
Richard went to Albion Public Schools and also served our country in the United States Army. He was employed by Hayes of Albion and Premier Corrugated. He also co-owned with his wife, "Everything's Ready Cleaning Service." He was a dedicated Deacon and active member of Bread of Life Ministries especially being involved with picking up kids to attend church. He loved his family and his family also loved him.
Services to celebrate Richard's life will take place on Friday, August 22, 2014 at Grace Temple Church of God in Christ, 711 Grace Street, Albion, MI beginning at 12:00 PM with family hour at 11:00 AM with Pastor Albert Amos officiating. Richard will be laid to rest at Albion Memory Gardens.