Richard David Showers

June 7, 1957August 18, 2014

Richard D. Showers of Albion passed away August 18, 2014. He was born on June 7, 1957 to Jimmy Lee and Jeanette Showers who preceded him in death, also a brother, James Showers.

Richard is survived by his wife, Elvarene Showers and children, Quinton (Felish) Williams, Tesha, Tiffany, Richard Showers II, Ryan Showers (Daughter-in-law to be, Alicia), 11 grandchildren, Ta’vas, Pam, Tawana, Santos, Sauntiana, Tyrell, Tyaire, Malaya, Ryan II, Rhiley, Kadynce. 4 sisters, Patricia (Ronald) Leak, Kitty (Roy) Peake, Kathy Showers, Teri. 3 brothers, Greg (Gwendolyn) Johnson, Doug Showers, Philip Showers, a host of nieces and nephews. A very special mother-in-law, Gloria Francis, god-children, Contina Miller, Tameron and Tamera Wingfield, Rod Rico Todd and Tshombe Johnson.

Richard went to Albion Public Schools and also served our country in the United States Army. He was employed by Hayes of Albion and Premier Corrugated. He also co-owned with his wife, “Everything’s Ready Cleaning Service.” He was a dedicated Deacon and active member of Bread of Life Ministries especially being involved with picking up kids to attend church. He loved his family and his family also loved him.

Services to celebrate Richard’s life will take place on Friday, August 22, 2014 at Grace Temple Church of God in Christ, 711 Grace Street, Albion, MI beginning at 12:00 PM with family hour at 11:00 AM with Pastor Albert Amos officiating. Richard will be laid to rest at Albion Memory Gardens.


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August 22, 2014


Joyce Spicer

August 22, 2014

May God bless the family as they go through this time of loss. It can and will be difficult but God is truly able, my sincere prayers and condolences.

Joyce Spicer, Albion, MI

James and Bernice Wyrick

August 22, 2014

We are sorry for your loss.You are in our thoughts and prayers. God will comfort and give you strength, in knowing He will never leave you or forsake you.When the Lord calls our loved ones home, he leaves gift of memories in exchange. Deacon Showers memories are a legacy of love to all who knew. Allow his memories to comfort you and put a smile on your face.

August 22, 2014

We are truly sorry for your loss. Always trust in God for he will surely be with you through it all.

Roz Williams

August 21, 2014

Elvarene, I am keeping you and your family in my prayers. Words can't express how sorry I am for the loss of your beloved husband/father. Dickie will be missed.

Bonnie Coats

August 21, 2014

sending my condolences to my cousins love you

Myra Hayes

August 21, 2014

Keeping you all lifted up in prayer, God bless you Elvarine and family, so so sorry for your loss.

Ernest & Alfredia Drake

August 21, 2014

"God is your refuge and strength..." Our thoughts and prayers are certainly with you at this time. Remember, God is yet in control.

Edith Wilson & family

August 21, 2014

My condolences to the family.

lee caldwell

August 21, 2014

god be with you in time of sorrow but do remember that joy come in the morning and those who are in god in there passing are with god in the awaking in the new life keep your faith cuz love all of you. lee Caldwell (tang)