Mr. Richard Kevin Timms

Mr. Richard Kevin “Bee-Bop” Timms, age 51, of Cedartown, passed away on Monday, August 2, 2021. He was born on July 30, 1970 in Rome, Georgia.

Mr. Timms is survived by his father, Coye Lee Timms; fiancé, Donna Temple; sister, Lauren Pettit; step-son, Austin Temple; step-grandchildren, Oakley Smith and Raiden Temple; nieces, Sarah Pettit and Trinity Pettit; nephews, Dustin Clark and Jackson Pettit; great-niece, Rachel Clark; and great-nephew, Trantham Canania.  

Mr. Timms is preceded in death by his mother, Shelia Ann Dyer Timms; sister, Melissa Timms Johnson; brother, Brian Timms; and niece, Erika Hope Johnson.

In keeping with Mr. Timms wishes, he was cremated. A memorial service will be held at a later time.

Honorary pallbearers will be: Jamie Blake, Anthony Perry, Randy Swafford, Lee Stancell, Warren Gentry, Darren Cantrell, and Chris Truett.

Messages of condolence can be made to the family by visiting our website and signing the online guestbook at

The Olin L. Gammage and Sons Funeral Home is handling the arrangements for Mr. Richard Kevin “Bee-Bop” Timms.    

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