Richard Harold Greer, age 79, of Blakeman Dr., Boone, passed away Wednesday, September 16, 2020.

Born December 10, 1940 in Watauga County, he was a son of Joe and Cora Belle Greer. Richard owned and operated Greer Wholesale from 1973 until his retirement in 1999. Always a man with a positive attitude, Richard was Happy, Fun and Funny. He enjoyed spending time with his friends, traveling, sharing jokes and golfing, but was happiest spending time with Doris.
He is survived by his wife, Doris Weaver Greer of the home and son, Scott Lewis Greer of Durham. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, Robert James Greer and his father and mother-in-law, Squire Elzie and Grace Church Weaver.
Graveside services for Richard Greer will be conducted Sunday afternoon, September 20th, at 3 o'clock at the Weaver Family Cemetery. Due to Covid-19, the family respectfully requests social distancing and to please wear a mask when attending services.
Friends may visit Austin & Barnes Funeral Home Sunday from 9 AM until 1 PM to pay condolences and to register.
In lieu of flowers and in memory of Richard, the family suggests memorials to the Watauga Humane Society, Post Office Box 1835, Boone, NC 28607.

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