Laurie Lynne Richards, 54, Mt. Juliet, TN, died Monday, July 1.
Laurie was a member of Mt. Juliet Church of Christ. She attended Freed-Hardeman College and was the Director of Little Creations Day Care Center. Laurie was preceded in death by her grandmother, Margaret Lynne “Nanny” Hull.
She is survived by: husband, Gary M. Richards; sons, Curt M. Richards and Cayman M. Richards; cousin, Winnie Watts; father-in-law and mother-in-law, Sam and Dez Richards; sisters-in-law – Melinda (Gordon) Johnson, Judie (Albert) Garner and Peggy Livingood; numerous nieces and nephews
Funeral services are 10 a.m. Thursday, July 4 at Mt. Juliet Church of Christ, 1940 N. Mt. Juliet Road, Mt. Juliet, TN with Bro. David Shannon officiating. Interment will follow at Mt. Juliet Memorial Gardens. Active pallbearers will be Gordon Johnson, Greg Myers, Bill Malone, Rick Dozier, Tommy Goddard and Robert Mynier. Russell “Rusty” Morrow will serve as honorary pallbearer.
Flowers accepted or memorials may be made to the American Diabetes Association.
Visitation will be 3-9 p.m. Wednesday at Bond Memorial Chapel, N. Mt. Juliet Road and Weston Drive, Mt. Juliet, TN. (615)773-2663. Obit Line (615)641-2663, www.bondmemorial.com.