February 16, 1948 ~ May 4, 2020

Born in: AZ
Resided in: Glasgow, KY

Richard Warren Atkinson, 72, of Glasgow, KY died, Monday, May 4, 2020 at his residence.
Born in Arizona, he was a horse trainer from California.

Survivors include one son, Chance Atkinson of Paducah, KY; one daughter-in-law, Kendra Atkinson of Glasgow; two grandchildren, Juliet and Fiona Atkinson of Glasgow.

A private service will be held a later date with family members. A. F. Crow & Son Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.

A. F. Crow & Son is both honored and privileged to be entrusted with the care of Mr. Atkinson. Share your message with the family of Mr. Atkinson at

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  1. My condolences to his loved ones, especially the girls as he was very close to them. Thank you Kendra for caring for him in his final years.

  2. I am thinking of you and your dear girls during this sad time, every day, and always.
    Kendy, you were the hero of Richard’s lifetime, as you, alone, cared for him with kindness and love in his final years.

  3. Kendra sorry for your loss..Mr. Richard loved those girls they were his heart. Keeping the family in my prayers.

  4. Sorry for your loss. Richard was a great friend. Adventurous and fun spirited. Always dedicated to son. Awesome with horses and able to devote his energy to cumbersome ranch projects. A man that had a contagious personality that drew you to him regardless. He will be missed.

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