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1975 Phillip 2023

Phillip Daniel Richards

October 2, 1975 — December 21, 2023


Danny Richards, 48, of Hendersonville, NC passed away on 12/21/2023 at a friend’s home in Henderson County.


Danny Richards, was the son of the late Elizabeth Ann Frisby of Daytona, Fl and Phillip Terry Richards of Chatsworth, Ga.  He was preceded in death by both of his parents, his aunt, Rosella Frisby of Daytona Beach, Fl; Aunt, Carolyn Frisby of South Daytona; & his uncle, Daniel Blain Frisby of Oak Hill, His maternal grandparents: Rose & Swan Frisby of Daytona Beach, Fl & his paternal grandparents of Dalton, Georgia. Danny loved to work with his hands and build/fix things, especially cars/trucks. He enjoyed muscle cars and driving fast. He enjoyed listening to all kinds of music, while driving down the road. He enjoyed life and loved to make people smile. He loved his family and friends. He was a helper to anyone in need.


He is survived by his son, Sean Richards; brothers: Kevin Ronald Richards and Vernon Lee Henderson of Asheville, NC; aunt, Lorraine Walker Floyd of Georgia; Tristan Jolly; and several more beloved family members, friends, & coworkers.


Danny loved to celebrate life, so his family is choosing to celebrate Danny’s life privately. Friends can feel free to get together and celebrate Danny’s life, legacy, and the memories they had created together.


The care of Mr. Phillip Daniel Richards has been entrusted to A Simple Cremation and an online memorial register is available at "Obituaries" at

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