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Ted Richards, 74, Columbia, KY (1940-2015)

He was a native of Adair County, KY, and a resident of the county at the time of his death. He was a member of a highly regarded family. He was the son of the late Dallas A. and Mary Jane Harmon Richards. His wife, Judy Overstreet Richards, survives. He leaves 15 direct living descendants. Mr. Richards was an employee of Pyles Concrete and Pyles Car Wash for 29 years and a former Columbia Utilities employee.
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Ted Richards, age 74 years of Columbia, KY passed away Friday, February 13, 2015 at 3:26amCT, at the Westlake Regional Hospital in Columbia, KY after several weeks illness.

Funeral service will be Friday, February 20, 2015 at 11amCT, at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, 210 Greensburg Street, Columbia, KY. Clergy officiating will be Bro. Gene Sneed. Interment in the Robinson Chapel Cemetery,10523 Knifley Road, Columbia, KY. The family request visitation after 3:30pmCT, on Thursday, February 19, 2015, at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home

Ted Richards, 74, Columbia, KY (1940-2015)

He was born April 20, 1940 in Columbia, KY. He was the son of the late Dallas A. and Mary Jane Harmon Richards. He died Friday, February 13, 20-15, in Columbia, Adair County, KY, at the age of 74 years, nine months, and 24 days.

He was preceded in death by his parents and three sisters, Lucille Morgan, Marquerite Arnold, Mary Helen Young Costello He is surviverd by his wife, Judy Overstreet Richards of Columbia, KY, and the following:
  • Two daughters: Lisa Boston of Columbia, KY; and Tresa Ratliff of Columbia, KY

  • Two sons: Dellmas Edward Richards of Monticello, KY and Douglas Lynn Richards of Somerset, KY

  • Three brothers: Dallas Richards of Columbia, KY; Donald Richards of Elizabethtown, KY; and Dwight Richards of Aurora, IL

  • Three sisters: Sarah Ann Cook of Louisville, KY; Loretta Fay Young of Columbia, KY; and Shelia Jacqueline Clyburn of Cumberland Gap, TN

  • Nine grandchildren

  • Two great grandchildren
Mr. Richards was an employee of Pyles Concrete and Pyles Car Wash for 29 years and a former Columbia Utilities employee.

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Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, 210 Greensburg Street, Columbia, KY, in charge of arrangements.

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Ted Richards, 74, Columbia, KY (1940-2015)

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