Richards, Martha L. 1926-2006

JANUARY 25, 2006

EAST LIVERPOOL – Martha L. Richards, 79, of Staunton Avenue, died Monday, Jan. 23, 2006, at the Calcutta Health Care Center following a lengthy illness.
She was born in Wellsville, Aug. 8, 1926, a daughter of the late Howard and Olive Gorby Cecil.
She attended Glenmoor Weslyan Hiliness Church and operated a daycare center.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Wayne F. Richards.
She is survived by two daughters, Jennie Davis and Ollie Davis of Glenmoor; two sons, Howard Richards of Wauchula, Fla. and Randy Richards of East Liverpool, a sister, Betty Olmsteae of Glenmoor; a brother, Donald Cecil of East Liverpool; 11 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren.
Friends may call Thursday at the Dawson Funeral Home, where the family will be present from 6 to 8 p.m
The Rev. David Peterson of LaCroft Nazarene Church will conduct services at 1:30 p.m. Friday at the Dawson Funeral Home. Burial will be in Spring Grove Cemetery.