Mr. Richard (Rick) Michael Forsyth, Sr., age 73, of Milner, passed away November 28, 2021. He was born in Columbus, GA, son of the late Charles Forsyth and Willie Mae Eurkhart Forsyth. Rick worked as an accountant for the Federal Bureau of Prisons for many years before retiring. He enjoyed annual fall trips to the Smokey Mountains and Pigeon Forge. He was an excellent photographer and especially liked taking pictures of barns, covered bridges and landscapes. Rick was an avid bowler and secretary/treasurer of his league in Fayetteville called “moving on”. Rick was well loved and will be greatly missed.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brothers and sisters, Helen, Elizabeth, Ouida, Anita, Robert and Glen.
He is survived by his wife: Bobbie Forsyth; children: Richard (Rick) Michael Forsyth, Jr. (Brandi) of Phoenix, AZ, Chris Forsyth (Dawn) of Lexington, GA, Stephanie Owen of Milner, GA and Craig Fincher (Jessica) of Eatonton, GA; grandchildren: Scott Owen (Heather), Brandon Owen, and Ellie Fincher; great-granddaughters: Eleara Owen and Raya Owen; many nieces, nephews, and friends.
A visitation will be held on Saturday, December 4, 2021, 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m., at the funeral home. A memorial service will follow at 2:00 p.m., in the chapel of Moody-Daniel Funeral Home with Pastor Brian Simon officiating.