The Herald Banner, Greenville, TX

November 3, 2012

Ouida Richards

Herald-Banner Staff

— Funeral services for Ouida Caroline Compton Standlee-Richards, 65, of Celeste, are scheduled for 2 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012, at the First Baptist Church of Celeste. Bro. Jim Sherwin and Brother James Ralson will officiate.  Burial will be in the Celeste/Hogeye Cemetery at Celeste. 

Family visitation will be from 6 until 8  p.m. Monday, Nov. 5, 2012 at the Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Funeral Home chapel at Leonard.

Mrs. Richards was born March 22, 1947, at Greenville.  Her parents were Bobby Joe and Melba Bernice Alexander Compton. 

She graduated from East Texas State University with a BS degree in Computer Science. She worked as a Technical Quality Assurance Analyst with Garland Power and Light.

She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Celeste, as well as the Red Hats and the Rowlett Bowling League. 

She passed away Nov. 1, 2012, due to injuries sustained in an automobile accident.

She is survived by her daughters, Jennifer Stringer of Dallas, Tamara Standlee of Greenville and Tyler Richards of McKinney; her sister and brother-in-law, Leah and David Macaluso of Bayou Vista, Texas; her brothers and sisters-in-law, Russell and Debbie Compton and Duane and Sue Compton, all of Celeste; and two grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents and by one grandson, Brian Austin Stringer.

Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Funeral Home of Leonard is in charge of arrangements.

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