Mr. Richard Glen Temple, 82, of Tifton formerly of Valdosta passed away on Thursday, January 30, 2020 at Legacy Village of Tifton.
A Memorial service will be announced later by the family.
Mr. Temple was born August 29, 1937 in Emporia, Virginia to the late Johnny Temple and Clyde Ferguson Temple. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Aubrey Temple and Edward Temple. Mr. Temple attended Lake Park Baptist Church and was a veteran of The United States Navy. He was owner of Allstate Used Trucks in Valdosta. Mr. Temple was a wonderful father and a good provider. He loved gardening, fishing and baseball. He had an amazing personality and was a self-made man. Mr. Temple loved his grandchildren.
Mr. Temple is survived by his wife Arlene Allan Temple of Lake Park, Georgia; his daughter and son-in-law Leslie and David Leslie of Jacksonville, Florida; his son Richard Temple, Jr. of Valdosta and three grandsons Henry Leslie, Hunter Leslie and Blake Kelly.
Albritton Funeral Directors is in charge of the arrangements.