Richard Gordon Acton

Richard Gordon Acton age 89 of Altadena, Al, died November 23, 2020. He is survived by his loving wife of 66 years, Helen Drake Acton, son Richard Drake Acton, sister in law Doris Milford and brother, Ronald T. Acton, wife Sue, special friend, John Dornbusch and nieces and nephews. Richard is an Army Veteran.

A Graveside service will be held Tuesday 1:30, November 24, 2020 at Acton Memorial Cemetery, Birmingham, Al 35242. Rev Bruce Squires will be officiating.


  1. Tomé on December 14, 2020 at 8:49 am

    I’m saddened to learn of his passing and wish the family hope and strength
    Give a call when you can Drake

  2. W. Gary Smith on June 25, 2021 at 5:02 pm

    So disappointed that I did not know this. We were so close for close to 50 years.
    Both in business and more importantly as great friends.
    Rest in peace my friend!❤️???