Alfred Randolph Erickson • December 5, 2019
Alfred Randolph Erickson, age 97, of Pensacola, Florida passed away on December 5, 2019. Alfred was born in Santa Rosa Beach, Florida to John Alfred Erickson and Anna Christina Carlson. He was employed by NASP NARF for 33 years as an aircraft mechanic. Alfred was a veteran of the Navy and proudly served in World War II. He was a member of First Baptist Church. His main hobby was being a loving father and husband. His passion was politics and HAM radio. He was an enthusiastic member of the Republican Party and supported and participated in the political process. He was a member of the John Birch Society, the NRA, and his HAM radio call sign was K4RCR.
Alfred was preceded in death by his first wife, Bernice Moore Erickson. He is survived by his wife of 28 years, Dorothy Erickson, as well as, his sons David Erickson (Lynn) and Ricky Erickson, his stepsons, David Peacock (Kathy) and Daniel Peacock (LeeAnn), his granddaughter, Izabella Erickson, step grandson, Justin Peacock (Kim), and his step great grandchildren, Ashley Peacock, Tyler Peacock, and Natalie Peacock. The honorary pallbearers include, John Albritton, Keith Swilley, Chuck Bailey, Dan Weir, Robin Norris, David Peacock, Daniel Peacock, Justin Peacock, and Tyler Peacock. The family would like to thank the First Baptist Church Pastor and staff especially Neal Kinard’s monthly visits to the Veranda as well as the staff of the The Veranda and Emerald Coast Hospice. A visitation will be held at Pensacola Memorial Gardens and Funeral Home on Thursday, December 12, 2019 at 2:00PM followed by a service beginning at 3:00PM. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Emerald Coast Hospice.