Richard Morris "Dick" Toon
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Richard Morris "Dick" Toon, born January 27th, 1939, to Ralph Leon and Mavis Flippo Toon in Nashville, Tennessee, joyfully entered the gates of Heaven on Thursday evening, July 21st. Graduating from Hillsboro High School, Dick attended Vanderbilt University and then joined the Army ROTC, serving in Army Intelligence at Sacramento Army Depot for 2 years with his wife Kay Norman Toon.
Upon his return with Kay to Nashville. Dick was in sales and commercial real estate for many years. In 1997, he and Kay moved to the Atlanta area to be near family and served as property manager for Atlanta Union Mission until retirement. When he wasn't encouraging and spending time with family and friends, Dick enjoyed golfing and woodworking. He worshipped at Grace Community Church where he served as an elder for 25th years.
Dick is survived by his wife of 60 years Kay Norman Toon, daughter Susan Toon Hickey, son in law Kevin Hickey, grandson Aaron Hickey, granddaughter Lucy Hickey, brother Ralph Leon Toon Jr and sister-in-law Nancy Thompson Toon.
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