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Ola Mae Richards, 85, Green Co., KY (1929-2015)

Mrs. Ola Mae Richards of Green County, Kentucky, daughter of the late John Wesley Milby and Minnie Lee Marr Milby, was born on April 14, 1929 in Green County, and departed this life on Tuesday, March 31, 2015 at her home. She was 85 years, 11 months, and 17 days of age.

The funeral services for Mrs. Ola Mae Richards will be conducted at 11amCT, Friday, April 3, 2015 at the Holly Grove Baptist Church with burial to follow in the Green County Memory Gardens in Summersville. Bro. Leslie Jewell will be officiating.

Visitation is requested from 3pmCT until 8pmCT, Thursday at the Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home and after 9 A.M., Friday at the Holly Grove Baptist Church until time of the funeral service.

Ola Mae Richards had made a profession of faith in Christ and was a member of the Holly Grove Baptist Church and was a homemaker.

She united in marriage to Floyd Richards on July 7, 1948 who preceded her in death on December 31, 1989.

Survivors include a daughter and son-in-law: Brenda Sue and James Cantrell of Green County; a son and daughter-in-law: Mike and Regina Richards of Green County; six grandchildren: Shane Richards, Darrell Cantrell, Kevin Cantrell, Gwen Dial all of Green County, Steve Lawson of Lexington, and Jessica Buchanan of Campbellsville; 15 great-grandchildren; and a host of other relatives and friends.

She was also preceded in death by a brother: Forrest "Pete" Milby.

PALLBEARERS: Adam Whitlock, Roy Pruitt, Michael Thompson, Travis Barnes, Shane Richards, Andy Bruce, and Casey Whitlock

HONORARY PALLBEARERS: Casey Colvin, Kevin Cantrell, Luther Dial, and Darrell Cantrell

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Ola Mae Richards, 85, Green Co., KY (1929-2015)

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