Printed from:

Welcome to Columbia Magazine  

Louella Richards, 89, Adair Co., KY (1925-2015)

She was born in Adair County, KY and will be returned to her native county for her final resting place. She was the daughter of the late George Russell & Mary Magdalene Cabbell Pierce and the widow of James Walter Richards. She leaves a great family, numbering 36 direct living descendants and other relatives centered around Orleans, IN, and the Breeding area of Adair County.
Click on headline for complete obituary

Louella Richards, 89 years of Orleans, Indiana formerly of Adair County, KY passed away Tuesday, October 20, 2015 at 10:35amET, at the Paoli Health and Living Community in Paoli, Indiana

Funeral service will be at 1pmCT, Saturday, October 24, 2015 at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, 210 Greensburg Street, Columbia, KY, with Bro. Darrell Landis officiating. Interment in the Harrods Fork Cemetery. The family request local visiting after 9amCt, Saturday until the funeral hour at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home

Louella Richards, 89, Adair Co., KY (1925-2015)

She was born November 28, 1925 in Adair County, KY. She was the daughter of the late George Russell & Mary Magdalene Cabbell Pierce. She died Tuesday, October 20, 2015, in Paoli, Orange County, Indiana, at the age of 89 years, 10 months, and 22 days.

She was preceded in death by her husband James Walter Richards on May 23, 1989; by one son, Coy Richards; one brother George Richards; and two sisters, Elizabeth Richards and Maxine Richards.

Mrs. Richards is survived by the following:
  • One daughter: Brenda Dugger and husband Walter of Orleans, Indiana

  • One son: Larry Richards and wife Patricia of Orleans, Indiana

  • One brother: James Russell Pierce of Edmonton, KY

  • Two sisters: Mattie Pearl Richards of Columbia, KY; and Martha Cundiff of Scottsville, KY

  • Ten grandchildren

  • Fourteen great grandchildren

  • Ten great great grandchildren

  • Several nieces, nephews and many friends
Send condolences to the family of Louella Richards

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

This story was posted on 2015-10-22 07:44:22
Printable: this page is now automatically formatted for printing.
Have comments or corrections for this story? Use our contact form and let us know.

Obituaries on this Site and Historical Information in Archived Obituaries
Are made possible in part through the support of
Grissom-Martin Funeral Home
Established in 1926
Located one block off the Square at 200 Campbellsville Street in Columbia, KY. (MAP) To reach David and Cathy Martin, phone (270)-384-2149, or E-mail:
Large enough to serve comfortably; Small enough to serve personally.

Searching obituaries? Here is a useful tool!
Links to Last 200 Obituaries posted on
If you find this helpful, let us know. If you still don't find a recent obituary for Adair, Casey, Cumberland, Green, Metcalfe, Russell, or Taylor Counties, KY, let us know at 270-250-2730. -CM

To sponsor news and features on ColumbiaMagazine, please use our contact form.


Quick Links to Popular Features content is available as an RSS/XML feed for your RSS reader or other news aggregator.
Use the following link:

Contact us: Columbia Magazine and are published by D'Zine, Ltd., PO Box 906, Columbia, KY 42728.
Phone: 270-250-2730 Fax: 270-751-0401

Please use our contact page, or send questions about technical issues with this site to All logos and trademarks used on this site are property of their respective owners. All comments remain the property and responsibility of their posters, all articles and photos remain the property of their creators, and all the rest is copyright 1995-Present by Columbia! Magazine and D'Zine, Ltd. Privacy policy: use of this site requires no sharing of information. Voluntarily shared information may be published and made available to the public on this site and/or stored electronically. Anonymous submissions will be subject to additional verification. Cookies are not required to use our site. However, if you have cookies enabled in your web browser, some of our advertisers may use cookies for interest-based advertising across multiple domains. For more information about third-party advertising, visit the NAI web privacy site.