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Richard N. Schiff, CLU, RHU, REBC, long time insurance professional, age 75 died Sunday Morning July 22 at Baptist Memorial Hospital East. He was the son of the late Henry and Yvette Beatus Shiff. He is survived by his wife of 49 years, Mildred Susskind Schiff, of Memphis, his daughter Martha S. Shipp (Mark Brian) and granddaughter, Sarah Elizabeth Ann of Collierville, also by his nephew, James Martin Stockner (Barbara) of Baton Rouge, LA and by a great nephew Robert Alexander Stockner also of Baton Rouge. He was a graduate of Central High School and Memphis State University.
Richard was a true professional, always putting his client's needs first. In 2009 he was inducted into the Memphis Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors Hall of Fame. He started Schiff and Associates Insurance brokerage agency in 1980. He had a magnificent Bass voice and sang with the Temple Israel Choir, The Germantown Chorus and The Memphis Men of Harmony Barbershop Chorus.

Services will be 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, July 24, at the Levy-Cooper Chapel in Temple Israel Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to The PKD (polycystic kidney disease) Foundation, Temple Israel, The Salvation Army, The Mid South Transplant Foundation, The Memphis Men of Harmony, or the charity of the donor's choice.
July 24.

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