OBITUARY: RICHARDS, Calodonia Anderson (Young) - Warren County, Kentucky

Date: 16 Aug 2003
Submitted by Martha Lamkin, Email Registry ID#

NOTE: This obituary column, cut from newspapers of the time period, was
found pasted in an ancient dust-covered book at a yard sale I attended in
Louisville KY. I'm posting them verbatim in the hopes they will benefit
others. I have no further information and have no connection to any of
these names. I have no additional information on dates, or about which
newspapers the original columns were in or the year of publication.

<<Undated, but after 1931>>

Local Woman Dies at Hopkinsville Hospital

Mrs. Calodonia Anderson RICHARDS, 77, 134 Woodford Street, died at 10-20
last night at Western State Hospital, Hopkinsville, following a five weeks

The body was brought to the Gerard mortuary.

Funeral arrangements will not be completed until the arrival here of her
son, Paul ANDERSON of Washington, D. C., who is expected Saturday
afternoon on the Pan American. Funeral services will be held here with
interment in Fairview Cemetery.

Mrs. RICHARDS was born in Richardsville, a daughter of James and Louise
Miller YOUNG, and was one of 11 children. She was first married to William
ANDERSON who died in this city many years ago. To this union was born two
sons, Paul ANDERSON of Washington, D. C., a veteran of World War I and Dewey
ANDERSON, who died here Jan 6. Later she was married to William J. RICHARDS
who died in 1931.

Mrs. RICHARDS is also survived by three brothers, B. C. YOUNG, South
, MO.
, T. E. YOUNG, Richardsville, and E. G. YOUNG of 1202 Center

She is also survived by six stepchildren, Mrs. Jane RICHEY,
Indianapolis, Mrs. Musie MILLER, Greencastle; Mrs. Dora STEWART, Benleo
(sic), Miss Travis RICHARDS, the city, who is employed in the Southern Bell
Telephone Company, L. A. RICHARDS, this city and W. E. RICHARDS,

Mrs. RICHARDS was a member of the State Street Methodist Church.