Ruth Marie Richard, 83, of Mt. Jackson, died Sunday, November 16, 2014 at her home.
Mrs. Richard was born March 16, 1931 at Panther, West Virginia, daughter of the late Charlie Ernest and Nancy Cline Richmond.
She was a member of Valley Baptist Church in Edinburg.
She was married May 13, 1949 to Charles Edward Richard, Sr. who preceded her in death October 13, 2014.
She is survived by two daughters, Linda Sue Stewart of Maurertown and Barbara Ailine Little of Rockingham, North Carolina; seven grandchildren; and four great grandchildren.
She was also preceded in death by a son, Charles Richard, Jr. and a daughter, Helen Richard.
The funeral service will be Thursday at 2 p.m. at the Dellinger Funeral Home in Mt. Jackson with Pastor Larry Rinard officiating. Burial will follow at the Mt. Jackson Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Kenneth Lutz, Johnny Semones, Trent Semones, Gary Rhinehart, Jr., William Fadely and Bob Perry.
Honorary pallbearers will be Josh Rhinehart, Bobby Green, Jerry Wealthy, Tony Garcia, Aaron Baker and Perry Yeoman.
The family will receive friends Wednesday from 7 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home or anytime at the home.
Memorial contributions may be made to Blue Ridge Hospice, 333 West Cork Street, Winchester, VA 22601.