October 18, 1939 - March 4, 2012
Vaughn Edward Richards, age 72 of Pensacola, passed away on Sunday, March 4, 2012. He was born in Bristol, FL but moved to Pensacola at a young age and completed his education in the Pensacola Schools. After graduating, he joined the Army and had a tour of duty in Germany before being honorably discharged. He retired 32 years of service with Armstrong World Industries. He was unable to attend the local church for many years, but he did regularly watch several ministers on TV. He is preceded in death by his parents, Herschel and Ruby Richards and a daughter, Angela Richards. He is survived by his loving wife of 48 years, Sandra Richards; daughter, Sheila Pace (Thomas); son, Kenny Richards (Ann); seven grandchildren, Clifford Roberts, Wanda Vaughan (Josh), Christopher Richards, Ashley Atchley (Daniel), Jason Richards, David Richards and Michael Richards; four great-grandchildren, Taylah Roberts, Shane Roberts, Hailey Vaughan and Irelyn Atchley; three brothers, Austin Richards, Jim Richards ( Sandra) and Royce Richards (Lavoyce); one sister, Margaret McCants (Willie); special uncle and friend, Tom Storey and his special dogs, Princess Katie and Biscuit. Pallbearers will be his grandchildren and cousins. Funeral Services will be held at 10:30 a.m., Friday, March 9, 2012 at Faith Chapel Funeral Home South with Reverend Ed Barnes and Reverend Mike Poston officiating. Interment will follow at Clopton Cemetery. A special thanks to Reverend Ed Barnes for the faithful visits, prayers, and encouragment during his illness. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Thursday, March 8, 2012 from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. For I am not ashamed of the gospel of Christ: for it is the power of God unto salvation to every one that believeth; to the Jew, and also to the Greek. FAITH CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME SOUTH, 100 Beverly Pkwy, is in charge of arrangements. You may express your condolences online at www.fcfhs.com.
Vaughn Edward Richards, age 72 of Pensacola, passed away on Sunday, March 4, 2012. He was born in Bristol, FL but moved to Pensacola at a young age and completed his education in the Pensacola Schools. After graduating, he joined the Army and... View Obituary & Service Information
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