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OBIT-Richard “Rick” Lewis Thrash

MISSION - Richard "Rick" Lewis Thrash, 71, died on April 16.

He was preceded in death by his sons Troy Lewis, Terry Lewis and Tony Lewis Thrash; his parents William Wesley and Rhea Thrash and by his brother Paul Thrash.

Rick was a member of Conway Ave. Baptist Church in Mission. He grew up in Soap Lake, Washington and served in the United States Navy from 1959-1962 in Beeville.

He is survived by his wife, Diane; children, Reki Casey, Freddy Lewis Thrash, Melanie Goss, Melissa Frost and Melbourn Goss; brothers, Wesley Thrash and Charles Thuesen; seven grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held Saturday, April 27, at Conway Ave. Baptist Church at 11 a.m. In lieu of flowers we request that memorial contributions be made to the Comfort House, 617 Dallas Ave. McAllen, TX 78501.

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