2012-07-05 / Obituaries

Joyce E. Richards Warfordsburg, 67

Joyce E. Richards, 67, Warfordsburg, died Tuesday June 26, 2012, at her home.

Born December 27, 1944, at Brownsville, Pa., she was the daughter of the late Ross and Agnes Redman Roberts and the husband of Robert L. Richards Sr., whom she married January 5, 1966 at Big Pool, Md.

She was a member of Evangel Assembly of God in McConnellsburg.

Besides her husband she is survived by three sons: Timothy Bailey and wife Lisa of Hancock, Robert L. Richards Jr. of Warfordsburg; Michael Richards and companion Crissy of Fort Littleton; two daughters: Deborah Bolling andhusbandDonald of Taylor, Mich.; Lori McCarty and husband Michael of Warfordsburg; brothers Ross Roberts of California, and JackRoberts of Brownsville, Pa.; 18 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a daughter, Velma M. Bowman; sister Sylvia Roberts; brothers Tom, Melvin, Ronnie, Richard and Bill Roberts; grandchildren Travis Bolling, Chasta Bowman and Candice Bailey.

Service were held Friday June 29, 2012, at 11 a.m., at Grove Funeral Home, Hancock. Rev. John Lewis officiated. Burial was in Antioch Cemetery, Big Cove Tannery.

Memorial donations may be made to Lutheran Hospice Care, Chambersburg, PA 17201.

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