December 11, 2018
MILLPORT, Ala. — Avie Lee Richards, 96, died Dec. 9, 2018, at her residence. Services are 2 p.m. Wednesday at the chapel of Dowdle Funeral Home in Millport. Burial will be at Walnut Grove Cemetery. Visitation is one hour prior to service at the funeral home. Mrs. Richards was born March 22, 1922, in Lamar County, Alabama, to the late George Alfred Parker and Mrs. Bertha Cordelia Parker. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her son, Tommy Williams Sr.; and husband, Billy Richards. She is survived by her sisters, Minnie Mae Campbell and Barbara Dooley; three grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Pallbearers will be Ray Pennington, Tommy Williams, David Williams,Tyler Williams, Charles Carol, Billy Joe Sipes.