Richard Keith Greenway

Born: Thu., Apr. 7, 1955
Died: Tue., Apr. 5, 2011

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Richard Keith “Ricky” Greenway, 55, a native of Winder, Georgia and a resident of Buckhead died on Tuesday, April 5, 2011 at his residence. Born on April 7, 1955, he was the son of the late William Crawford “Bo” Greenway and Shelby Jean Walker Greenway Christian. He attended school in Barnesville, GA and worked with his family in Greenway & Sons Logging as a young man. Later he worked as a foreman at Lafarge Rock Quarry for the past 8 years. He loved watching football, working in the yard and being with his grandkids. He is survived by his wife, Leesa Doolittle Greenway of Buckhead, GA; three daughters, April Michelle Greenway of Buckhead, GA, Ashley Greenway Holland and husband Jason of Buckhead, GA and Amanda Brooke Greenway and Chad Eaton of Buckhead, GA; a son, Richard Crawford Greenway of Eatonton, GA; four sisters, Linda Goddard and husband Jimmy of Milner, GA, Brenda Irene Jacobs of Greensboro, GA, Fran McClain and husband Ronnie of Watkinsville, GA and Debbie Vickery and husband Harvey of Madison, GA; a brother, Timothy Allen Greenway of Greensboro, GA; five grandchildren, Lucas Keith Greenway (17), Bo Malcom Carson (13), Bailey Steven Greenway (6), Madyson Shelby Eaton (2) and Hayden Ann Holland (2); eleven nieces and nephews and a number of great nieces, great nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. He was preceded in death by his first wife, Frances Ann Greenway and his brother, William Donald Greenway. Funeral Services will be held Friday, April 8, 2011 at 3:00 p.m. at the Freedom Worship Center, 6041 Madison Highway, Greensboro, GA 30642 with Rev. Wayne Powers officiating. Interment will follow at the Buckhead City Cemetery. Serving as pallbearers are Duane Walker, Eric Holland, Jason Holland, Jason Ashburn, Johnny Johnston and Chad Eaton. The family will receive friends from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Thursday night at McCommons Funeral Home. McCommons Funeral Home, 109 W. Broad St., Greensboro, GA, (706) 453-2626, is in charge of arrangements. Visit us at to sign the online guest register.

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Todd Doolittle
   Posted Wed April 06, 2011
Leesa, i'm so sorry for your lost. I'm here for you and the kids. I love you, your brother Todd

Genia Smith
   Posted Thu April 07, 2011
Dear Leesa and family, Barry and I are so sorry to hear of Ricky's passing. He was a godo man and I know you will all miss him terribly. I pray you find peace and comfort in the time to come. Our prayers and thoughts are with you all. Love, Genia, Barry and Matt

Genia Smith
   Posted Thu April 07, 2011
Leesa and family, We are so sorry for your loss. Ricky was a good man, I know he will be missed. Prayers and thoughts are with you all. Love Genia, Barry and Matt

cathi scott
   Posted Thu April 07, 2011
You will be missed by more people than you know, to the entire family we love you all and I am only a phone call away. With love and prayers, Cathi and Keith Scott

Carol Cook
   Posted Thu April 07, 2011
We are so sorry to hear of Ricky's passing. He was a good friend. He will be greatly missed. Love, Carol and Bill Cook

Kimberly Wood Sharpe
   Posted Thu April 07, 2011
I am so sorry for you loss!! Ricky was such a sweet and wonderful person. My thoughts and prayers are with you all during this time! I am so sorry that I cannot be there. Love y'all!

Laurie Webb Rimes
   Posted Thu April 07, 2011
My thoughts and prayers are with the family..

Betty Ellis
   Posted Thu April 07, 2011
Dear Sweet Leesa, I am so sad for you and your family. I can't wait to get there tomorrow to give all of you a big hug. Your hearts are heavy right now, but know we will always be here to give you love and support. Aunt Betty

Henry Gaston
   Posted Thu April 07, 2011
My sincere condolence to the family wish I could be there. I am sorry to hear of the family's loss. I grew up with him and am going to miss him. Hope the family knows I am sorry for your loss. Henry Gaston and family

Wanda Greenway-Jackson
   Posted Thu April 07, 2011
My thoughts and prayers are with you. I am so sorry to miss the sevice and being there to support you. I will always be chicken-legs to Ricky. He was a wonderful cousin and always there for everyone. I love you cuz and will miss you dearly.

Todd Greenway & Family
   Posted Fri April 08, 2011
You all are in our prayers.

Timothy@Debra Arwood
   Posted Sat April 09, 2011
We are very sorry for the loss of Ricky.Sorry we wasn't able to be there, but its doesn't mean that we don't love all of you.We will be praying all of the family. And you do the same for us. Love Tim and Debra Arwood.

Robert & Lisa Wheeler
   Posted Wed April 13, 2011
We are both so very sorry to hear about Ricky. He was such a good man & we're sure he is looking down from heaven smiling on us all & wishing he was here to ease our pain. He will ALWAYS be in our hearts as will you all. If you need anything please don't hesitate to ask.

   Posted Tue April 19, 2011
I am so sorry that this has happened. My heart hurts for each one of you. Through all the years that I was married into the family I felt a real belonging. I may be miles away but your still family to me. I thought alot of Ricky and am very sad at his passing. Leesa, April,Corky, Ashley and Amanda, and the rest of the family, my prayers and love are with you. May God give you the strenght and peace to get through this till the day you meet again! Love you Keri Taylor Josh and Suzanne

   Posted Sun April 24, 2011