Richard Spencer Barnhill III

May 26, 1973 - October 13, 2022
Richard Spencer Barnhill III

Richard Spencer Barnhill III went to be with the Lord on Thursday October 13, 2022 at Duke Medical Center in Durham, NC.

Richard had never met a stranger. He brought so much love and laughter to so many. He had great love for his family and friends. He was predeceased by his father, Richard Spencer Barnhill Jr. and step-parents, Willie and Marie Shaw, Jr.

Richard is survived by his mother, Maria Shaw-Sloan; fiancé, Danielle Green; three sons, Richard Barnhill IV, Cordero Curry, and Legend Green-Barnhill; four stepchildren, Jaelin, Lemaj, Tamika, Tyesha; four sisters, Cordia Sloan, Renee Garris (Mike), Velda Barnhill, and Yvonne Shaw; one brother, Arshur Shaw; two granddaughters, Serenity and Kennedy; four nieces, Tiara (Zack), Drucinda, Valeria (Jimmy), Jessica (Jeremy); four nephews, Herbert (Tiffiany), Jeffery (Kennetta), Johnathan (Bonnie), and Sylvester;two aunts, Regina Brockington and Glenda Shaw; one uncle, Jerome, and Boris Barnhill; one brother-in-law, Larry Garris; two cousins, Joy and Nicole; two close friends, BJ (LaKeshia) and Jamie; and a host of other loved ones.

Visitation will be held Friday October 21, 2022 from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm at Wilmington Chapel, 1535 S. 41st Street, Wilmington, NC, 28403. Homegoing service will be Saturday October 22, 2022 1:00 pm, at Sanctuary of Wilmington, 6687 Carolina Beach Rd #3082, Wilmington, NC 28412. Burial will be at Pine Forest Cemetery, 490 N. 16th Street Wilmington, NC 28401.

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  • October 25, 2022
    Lakisha Spencer says:
    May you rest in peace Friend. Love Always

  • October 22, 2022
    Pat frink says:
    So sorry for everyone's lost I met him a few times he was always a fun and loving man my condolences to the family my prayers are with you

  • October 20, 2022
    Angela Dockery says:
    Life is not the some no more sense u been gone I really goin to miss u ❤️❤️❤️❤️

  • October 18, 2022
    MOTHET CROSKEY says:
    DEAREST RICHARD, YOU WILL ALWAYS BE IN MY HEART. YOUR SMILE, JOY AND LAUGHTER WILL ALWAYS BE REMEMBERED . I LOVE YOU ALWAYS AND FOREVER.

  • October 17, 2022
    Lakeshia Scott says:
    Thanks for the many laughs and great memories we shared with you I will cherish and most importantly thank you for being there when we needed you. We love you Uncle Richard and we’re going to miss you a lot. Things will not be the same. R.I.P La’Keshia, Bj, Bre’onna, Bre’onn, Brayden and Brooklyn!!