Richard Hollis Fields

Richard Fields


Your guests are invited to share in the Celebration of Life Visitation for Mr. Richard Hollis Fields from 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m., Tuesday, November 26th, 2013 at Carnes Funeral Home -Texas City, TX, 3100 Gulf Freeway, Texas City, TX 77591.

Funeral Services will be at 1:00 p.m. at Carnes Funeral Home - Texas City with entombment to follow at Galveston Memorial Park in Hitchcock, TX.

Richard H. Fields went to be with his wife, Edith, of 62 years, on Friday, November, 22, 2013. Born to Hollis Henry and Josephine Gilbert Fields,  Richard is predeceased by his parents and brothers, Jimmy, Jim, Joe, Jay, and sister, Mary Wells. He is survived by his nephew, Edward E. Wells Sr. (Susan) and their children, Edward E. Wells Jr. (Katie), Eric H. Wells (Angela), Gary Baughman (Vicki), Karl Baughman (Veronica), Scott Baughman, Sheryl Trautmann (Johan) and numerous great, great nieces and nephews.

Richard was born in Winston County, Mississippi. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army serving in World War II. Richard was a Mason and member of the Tucker Lodge. He was an avid fisherman, enjoying outings with Edith, family, and friends on Big Creek and Mobile Bay.

The family wishes to thank the staffs of BayWind Village and Faith Community Hospice for the care and compassion given to Richard and the family.

Rev. Joel McMahon IV of League City United Methodist Church will officiate.