Richard Geddings

Obituary of Richard Anthony Geddings

Richard Anthony Geddings, 49, passed away Monday, September 9, 2019.

Born November 20, 1969 in Sumter, he was a son of Alice Hardin Geddings and the late Herbert Dempsey Geddings, Jr.

Mr. Geddings was employed by Enersys where he was a long term and dedicated employee.  He was loved and respected by many and will be deeply missed by all. 

Surviving are his daughter, Rylie Lynn Geddings-Bauduin and her half-siblings, Brandi Lynn Martin and Zackery Levi Swiger and his children, Ivan and Ivory Swiger; his mother, Alice Geddings and her paramour, Curtis Plum; a sister, Rebekah Kruszeski (Ronald); a nephew, Chandler Scott; two nieces, Lacey Kruszeski, Brittney Geddings and a multitude of extended family.

The family will receive friends from 2 P.M. to 4 P.M. Saturday at the Elmore Hill McCreight Funeral Home. 

Online condolences may be sent to

Elmore Hill McCreight Funeral Home & Crematory, 221 Broad Street, Sumter, is in charge of the arrangements (803) 775-9386.