Rader Funeral Home - Kilgore, TX

Richard A. Trotter
July 31, 2017
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Memorial services for Richard A. Trotter, 80, of Kilgore will be 10:00 am, Friday, August 4, 2017 at Laird Hill Baptist Church with Reverend Jerry Carroll officiating. Mr. Trotter died Monday, July 31, 2017 in Longview, Texas.

He was born January 29, 1937 in Lafayette, Louisiana to Aubrey and Frances Trotter. Richard was a member of the 1955 graduating class of Vivian High School. He worked for National Supply Company in several towns before moving to Kilgore in 1968. Mr. Trotter served our country in the National Guard for 8 years. He was a member of Laird Hill Baptist Church. Richard loved baseball. He really enjoyed watching his son and especially his grandsons play baseball. The Trotters spent much time traveling to Branson, Missouri in their RV.

Richard is survived by his wife of 55 years, Pat Trotter of Kilgore; son and daughter-in-law, Mike and Tammy Trotter of Kilgore; daughter and son-in-law, Scarlett and Albert Chitwood of Kilgore; three grandsons, Jason Trotter of Kilgore, Josh and Kaci Chitwood of Kilgore, Logan Chitwood of Kilgore and two great-grandchildren, Carly and Beckett Chitwood of Kilgore.

He was preceded in death by his parents; a daughter, Traci Lyn Trotter; and his first wife, Emma Lou Trotter.

The family will receive friends at Rader Funeral Home Thursday evening between 6:00-7:30 pm.

Richard A. Trotter
July 31, 2017
Visitation Schedule
Rader Funeral Home of Kilgore
401 North Martin Street
Kilgore, TX  75662
Thursday, August 3, 2017
6:00 - 7:30 p.m.
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Service Schedule
Church Service
Laird Hill Baptist Church
County Road 172 A
Kilgore, TX  75662
Friday, August 4, 2017
10:00 a.m.
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