Richard O. Beightol, age 95, of Diamondhead, passed away Monday, December 26, 2022, in Gulfport.
He is survived by his wife of 75 years, Natalie J. Beightol; children, Karen Lynn Brown (Jesse E.) and Richard Mac Beightol (Martha); sister, Sharon Fudge (Bill); grandchild, Jesse E. Brown, Jr. (Laura); and great grandchild, Samantha Brown.
Richard received a B.S. degree in Geophysics from the University of Tulsa. He worked and retired from TEXACO. He was a midshipman in the U.S. Navy and received the World War II Victory Medal.
The private graveside service will be at Biloxi National Cemetery.
Riemann Family Funeral Home, 9113 Kiln Delisle Rd., Pass Christian is serving the family.