Richard Markley, 85 of Springfield, passed away July 1, 2022.

He worked at Pantomaker Industries and was involved in the Elks Lodge. Richard married the love of his life Penny (Teft) Markley December 31, 1987. To this union were born two children, Allan Markley and Lisa Mostue. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, and spending time on Stockton Lake, but what he loved most was spending time outdoors with his family and friends.

Richard is survived by; his son Allan and his wife Kathy Markley, daughter Lisa Mostue; grandchildren Seth Markley, Luke Markley, Joshua Markley, Sanea White, Deaven Markley, Daylen Markley, Hayden Mostue and Holden Mostue.

Visitation was held Wednesday, July 6, 2022, from 9 – 10 am at Walnut Lawn Funeral Home, with services to follow at 10:00 a.m. The burial will be at 1:00 pm at Maplewood Cemetery, Harrison, Arkansas.

His arrangements have been entrusted to Walnut Lawn Funeral Home DeGraffenreid – Wood Crematory, Springfield, Mo