Mary Louise ‘Susie’ Richards


Mary Louise “Susie” Richards, 77, died Sunday, Jan. 18, 2015, in Franklin. She was a resident of Nineveh.

Survivors include three children, Tom (Zenia) Richards of Trafalgar, Steve (Kim) Richards of Florida and Lucinda “Cindy” (Mike) Perkins of Waverly; five grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and two siblings, Raye Ann (Bob) Sanders of Franklin and Don (Hollis) Southerland of Trafalgar.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Otis A. “Junior” Richards.

The funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at New Life Baptist Church, 751 Nineveh St., Franklin. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Flinn & Maguire Funeral Home, 2898 N. Morton St. (U.S. 31 North) in Franklin. Burial will be at Nineveh Cemetery in Nineveh.

Memorial contributions may be made to Alzheimer’s Association, New Life Baptist Church or Cornerstone Church.