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In Memory of

Richard C. Hassinger, Jr.

September 2, 1948 - June 17, 2017

Obituary


Mr. Richard Charles Hassinger, Jr., of Birmingham, Alabama, went to see his Lord on June 17, 2017 in Birmingham, Alabama at the age of 68. He was born on September 2, 1948 in Birmingham, Alabama, graduated from the Baylor School in Chattanooga, Tennessee and from the University of Alabama in 1966. He also received a Master's degree in Business Administration from the University of Alabama in 1975 after serving in the United States Army as First Lieutenant in Washington. He was President of Alabama Drilling Company until his retirement. A lover of the outdoors, Richard...

Mr. Richard Charles Hassinger, Jr., of Birmingham, Alabama, went to see his Lord on June 17, 2017 in Birmingham, Alabama at the age of 68. He was born on September 2, 1948 in Birmingham, Alabama, graduated from the Baylor School in Chattanooga, Tennessee and from the University of Alabama in 1966. He also received a Master's degree in Business Administration from the University of Alabama in 1975 after serving in the United States Army as First Lieutenant in Washington. He was President of Alabama Drilling Company until his retirement. A lover of the outdoors, Richard loved his family and was a loyal friend.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Richard Charles Hassinger and Bernice Shield Hassinger; his brother, Robert Shield Hassinger, and great niece and nephew Elizabeth Morgan McCoin and Seth Houston McCoin, Jr.

He is survived by his brother, David Shield Hassinger (Augusta); two nieces, Elizabeth Hassinger McCoin (Seth) and their children, Virginia Wallace McCoin and David Coleman McCoin; and Augusta Hassinger Shearer (Cleve), all of Birmingham, Alabama.

A funeral service for Mr. Hassinger will be conducted at the Ridout's Valley Chapel in Homewood on Tuesday, June 20 2017, at 4 o'clock in the afternoon. The family will receive friends (one hour prior to the service).

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials be made to the American Legion Post 134, 4 Hollywood Boulevard, Homewood, Alabama, 35209 or the charity of your choice.

Arrangements under the direction of Ridout's Valley Chapel, Homewood, AL.