Richard, Angela Dawn

Saturday, October 28, 2017
Angela Dawn Richard, 50, of Fort Oglethorpe, passed away on Friday, Oct. 27, 2017. She was a native of Oregon City, Or. and has resided off and on in the North Georgia area for the past 22 years. Angela is preceded in death by her mother, Zandra Elwess and brother, Scott Aaron Elwess.

Survivors include her loving husband, Norman Lee Richard, Sr.; father, Frank Milton Elwess; daughters, Tiffany Gulledge and Angela Keanaaina; son, Norman Richard, Jr.; brothers, Tony Elwess, Ray Elwess, and Frank Elwess; grandchildren, Kierra Keanaaina, Kyra Keanaaina, Nevaeh Chandler and Rylie Brooks.

A celebration will be conducted 10 a.m.-noon Saturday, Nov. 4 at Westside Baptist Church with Gary Moore officiating.

Arrangements by Heritage Funeral Home, Battlefield Parkway.


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