||January 2, 1853
in Ocean Springs, Mississippi|
1926 in Lake Charles, Louisiana|
||October 10, 1926
in Goos Cemetery, Lake Charles, Louisiana (Map
1869 in Lake Charles, Louisiana|
Elias Richards, Sr.|
Resident of Calcasieu and Lake Charles 65 Years Passed
Mrs. Emma M.
Richards, resident of Lake Charles and Calcasieu parish for
the last 65 years died today at the home of her daughter, Mrs.
Maurice Rosenthal, in South Ryan Street. She had been ill for
Richards was 73 years of age. She was the daughter of Capt.
and Mrs. Daniel Goos and was born on January 2, 1853 at Ocean
Springs, Miss. She came to Lake Charles when 8 years of
In 1869 she
was married to Capt. Edwin E. Richards. She is survived by
four children, E. E. Richards, Chas. H. Richards, Mrs.
Georgiana Jessen and Mrs. Maurice
Funeral services will be held at 4 o'clock tomorrow afternoon
from the residence of Maurice Rosenthal. Services will be
conducted by Rev. R. H. Wynn, pastor of the Broad Street
Methodist church. Burial will be in the Goos cemetery in
Return to Emma
M. Goos and Edward Wilson Richards