In memory of
GAMMAGE, Pr. Richard Pastor Richard Gammage (1931-2017) Celebration of Life Service for Pastor Richard Gammage will be held at 11:00am, Friday, January 20, 2017 at Beulah Missionary Baptist Church, 2340 Clifton Springs Rd., Decatur, GA. Pastor Jerry Black, Officiating. Entombment Lincoln Cemetery. Celebratory of Life Services will be held at New Pleasant Grove Missionary Baptist, 795 Maynard Street, Macon, GA., THIS EVENING from 5:00-6:00pm. Service beginning at 6:00pm. Rev. Alfred Hazel, Sr., Presiding. He was born, July 6, 1931, in Worth County, GA. to the late Dea. Charlie & Sis. Josephine Gammage. For 36 years, he was the proprietor of Gammage's Barber Shop in Atlanta. Pastor Gammage, 85, cherished serving as Pastor of New Pleasant Grove Missionary Baptist Church for 37 years. Pastor Gammage passed away Wednesday, January 11, 2017 at his residence. Survivors include his wife of 66 years, Myra "Peach" Gammage; daughters, Janice Calhoun (Dr. Fred S. Calhoun) of California and Elmyra Joyce Stroud (Lilman "LA" Stroud) of Atlanta, GA; one granddaughter, Roshunda Calhoun of New Hampshire; one brother, Baldwin Gammage (Janeen) of North Carolina; four sisters, Mary Moore (Arthur) of California, Vera Vickerson of Florida, Hazel Chambliss of Atlanta, Lois Lamar of Albany and a host of other relatives and friends. Willie A. Watkins Funeral Home West End Chapel, 404-758-1731.
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