Obed Richards, 77 - Big Springs

Obed Richards was born on March 3rd 1934. He passed on Wednesday October 19th 2011.

He was the son of Emory V. and Ora E. (Bartlett) Richards. He was preceded in death by four sisters and six brothers with one surviving brother.

He is survived by his wife Janet Richards and sons James (Kelly) Richards, David (Bethany) Richards, Mitchell T. Richards, and Kevin (Char) Richards. He was the grandfather of seven, Jessica (John) White, Cathrine (Joseph) Curry, Jeremy Richards, Danny Meyers, Amie Glasscock, Carly Richards, and Jacob Richards. He has four great grandchildren, Sandra Richards, Austen Hendrix, Bryan Bice, and Katelyn Curry.

He served in the United States Army for 2 years.

Private services will be held at a later date.

Stump Funeral Home of Grantsville is in charge of the arrangements.