Richard Lee Peek, Jr., 81, of Fox St., SW, Concord, departed this earthly life on Friday, May 6, 2022, at Atrium Health-Cabarrus, Concord, NC.
He was born March 9, 1941, in Cabarrus County to the late Richard Peek, Sr. and the late Thelma Kennedy Peek.
Richard was educated in the Kannapolis City School System and attended G.W. Carver High School. Richard was formerly employed as an Auto Detailer. He was a member of New Life Baptist Church where he served on the Usher Board.
Service will be held on Friday, May 13, 2022, at New Life Baptist Church, 1281 Biscayne Drive, Concord, NC 28027. Visitation will be 11:00 AM-12:00 PM with services at 12:00 PM. A burial will follow at Rutherford Memorial Cemetery.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three children, Shawn Peek, Angela Reid, Barry Hickson; siblings, Ruth Reid, John Thomas Peek, Mildred Peek, Earnestine Peek Stowe Stroman, Elaine Peek Allison, Wanda Peek Harley, Charles Peek and Bobby Ray Moore.
He leaves to cherish fond memories, a beloved wife Dorothy Mae Peek of the home; daughters, Cerita Goods (David) of Landis, NC, Sherry McKennely of Charlotte, NC; sons, Kerry Anderson of Charlotte, NC, Dannell Peek (Dawana) of Concord, NC, Brian Peek (Tamara) of Concord, NC, Craig Harris of Houston TX, Phillip Berry (Tammy) of Kannapolis, NC.
Richard also leaves two sisters-in-law, Carolyn Cook of Concord, NC and Ronnie Patterson of Kannapolis, NC, 26 grandchildren 22 great-grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
Due to Covid-19, masks must be worn in all services.