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Pauline Richards, 86, formerly of 455 Parker Street in St. Mary’s, OH died 1:00 p.m. Thursday February 27, 2014 at Hearthstone Health Center in Round Rock, TX.
She was born September 2, 1927 in Shouns, TN to J. G. “Gus” and Cora (Anderson) Powell.
On February 18, 1954, she married Elbert Richards, who died March 11, 1993.
She is survived by: son, Bill (Wanda, deceased) Adams of Mountain City, TN; daughter, Judy Farmer of Mountain City, TN; son, Darren Richards  of Austin, TX; five grandchildren: Cassandra Richards, Dawson Richards, Renee Farmer, Dalton Richards, Lindsey Richards; sister, Brucie Parks  of Kennett Square, PA. She was preceded in death by her parents, “Gus” and Cora Powell; husband, Elbert Richards; brother, Jim Powell.
She was a homemaker and retired from the St. Mary’s Cotton Mill. She was a member of Hillsdale Baptist Church in St. Mary’s. She dearly loved her family.
Rites began at 12:00 noon Saturday, March 8, 2014 at Miller Funeral Home, 1605 Celina Road, (Ohio 703 West Chapel) in St. Mary’s The Rev. Garland Wilkerson officiated the service. Burial followed at Mercer Memory Gardens in Celina, OH. Visitation was from 10:00 a.m. until 12:00 noon on Saturday.
As requested by family, this obituary is a courtesy of Mountain City Funeral Home.