Joseph Glen (Joe) Richards – Obituary

By  | June 12, 2018 | Filed under: Obituaries, Peck Funeral Home

Funeral service for Joseph Glen (Joe) Richards, 86, will be Thursday, June 14, 2018 at 11:00 AM at the Richards Family Residence with Bro. Ralph Henderson officiating and Peck Funeral Home directing. Burial will be in Richards Family Cemetery.  Visitation will be Thursday, June 14, 2018 from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM at Richards Family Residence.

Mr. Richards died on Monday, June 11, 2018 at  his residence.  He was born October 8, 1931, in Lawrence County to J. M. Richards and Pearl Richards.  He was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force serving from 1950 – 1954.  He was a Baptist and was formerly employed by Wolverine Tube, was a cattle farmer and was the owner of Richards’ General Store in Somerville. He was preceded in death by his wife: Pauline Richards, a brother: Ray Richards and his parents.

Family wishes to say a special “Thank You” to Alacare Hospice and to all the people who sat with Mr. Richards.

Survivors include:

One Son:
Larry Joe Richards (Deborah)

Four Daughters:
Patricia Richards (Mike),
Sharon Gilbert (Danny),
Pam Richards and
Tammy Richards

One Grand Child:
Eric McHann

Pallbearers will be Family & Friends.

Peck Funeral Home

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