Obituary of Thomas Jeffrey Rish
WEBSITE OBITUARY –Thomas Jeffrey Rish – Services for Thomas J. Rish, 57, of Columbia, will be private. Woodridge Funeral Home of Lexington is assisting the family.
Thomas Rish passed away February 7, 2020. Born in Columbia, he was a son of the late George Casper Rish and Eva Lee Pittman Rish. Thomas was a loving father, brother and uncle who will be missed by all who knew him. He was a construction worker for many years, and enjoyed the outdoors.
Thomas is survived by his daughter, Lisa Marie Blackwell; sister, Carol Geiger of Lexington, Nancy Hillman (Richard) of Lexington; brother, Daniel Rish of Lexington; nieces, Sherrie Geiger, nephews, Brian Geiger (Talitha), Michael Cook, nieces, Crystal Odom (Kenneth), Miranda Rish; cousin, Peggy Odom; and many loving great nieces, nephews and extended family. Thomas was predeceased by his parents.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Oliver Gospel Mission, 1100 Taylor Street, Columbia, SC 29201.