Dennis Richard Driskell, Sr., 73, a resident of Fairhope, Alabama, passed away on Monday, February 15, 2021.
Dennis served in the US Army and fought in the Vietnam War and later served in the National Guard. In his spare time, he loved gardening, working in his yard and travelling. Dennis was a good provider for his family, and he loved his family very much, especially his grandkids.
Dennis was preceded in death by his mother, Helen T. White and his father, John E. Driskell.
He is survived by his wife of 38 years, Delia Phillips Driskell; children, Chip (Kerry) Begnand, Phillip (Vicki) Begnand and Ricky (Nancy) Driskell; grandchildren, Mia, Arissa, Hailie, Keira, Will, Cheyanne and Cody; and one great-granddaughter, Audrea; and his beloved dog, “Buddy”.
Funeral service will be held on Monday, February 22, 2021 at St. Lawrence Catholic Church, 370 S. Section Street in Fairhope, at 12:00 noon. The family will receive friends for a time of visitation before the service beginning at 11:00 AM. Interment will follow the service at 1:30PM at the Alabama State Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Spanish Fort.
In lieu of flowers the family asks that memorial donations be made to St. Lawrence Catholic Church, 370 S. Section Street, Fairhope, AL 36532.
Expressions of condolence for the family may be made at www.hughesfh.com. Hughes Funeral Home, 26209 Pollard Road, Daphne, AL, is handling service arrangements for the family.