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Richard Joseph Ozment Jr, 71

d. March 16, 2024

Mount Olive, MS

Mr. Richard Joseph Ozment, Jr. passed away at Forrest General Hospital, Hattiesburg, MS on Saturday, March 16, 2024.

He retired from Louisiana Tech as a professor of Aviation after teaching for 19 years.  He served honorably in the United States Air Force as a Captain for 16 years. He was a graduate of the Air Force Academy.  

Mr. Ozmen was a member of the Okatoma Golf Club and a member of the Mount Olive Presbyterian Church.

Survivors include his son, Richard Ozment, III, Tennessee; one daughter, Rebecca M. Smith, Louisiana and four grandchildren; as well as many golfing friends.

Pastor Scott Hawthorne was the Officiant.

His cremains were laid to rest with his late wife, Kitty; his mother, father, and son, John.

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Tuesday, March 19, 2024

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