Ralph Richards Obituary:
Funeral Date: 7/6/2006
Ralph Myrl Richards, age 78, of Hermitage, AR. died Wednesday July 5, at Kenwood Health and Rehabilitation in Benton, AR. Born July 14, 1927 in Hermitage, AR. a son of the late Robert Richards and Fannie Stanfield Richards he was a retired farmer, member Union Hill Baptist Church at Ingalls, AR. and the widower of Kathleen Ivey Richards who died February 1, 2003. They were united in marriage July 5, 1949. Also preceding him in death were brothers Buck Richards, Ed Richards, Troy Richards, Derwood Richards, Wesley Richards, Junior Richards; sisters Violet Ford, Mary Mann, Jo Richards. Survivors are 2 daughters Mary Frances Johnson of Lawson, AR. and Debbie Wilson of Hermitage, AR. 4 grandchildren Christy Spurlock, Tony Wilson both of Hermitage, AR., Richie Chadwick and Nancy Mullins both of El Dorado, AR. 10 great-grandchildren Funeral services were 10:00 a.m. Thursday July 6, at Union Hill Baptist Church in Ingalls with Rev. Wayman Mann officiating. Nina Harrod was pianist and soloist were Travis Ivey and Danny Ivey. Burial was in Union Hill Cemetery by Frazerís Funeral Home. Active pallbearers were Alton Richards, Merl Richards, Charles Richards, Wilson Richards, Russell Richards and Terry Don Richards.