2012-07-12 / 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.

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

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

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

Services were held Friday, June 29, 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.

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