Guy Leonard Richards, Sr.

Born: January 21, 1907 in Forest Hill, Louisiana
Died: September 11, 1975 in Galveston, Texas
Buried: September 13, 1975 in Goos Cemetery, Lake Charles, Louisiana  (Map 2)
Father: Edward Elias Richards, Sr.
Mother: Frances Graham Daniels
First Wife: Elaine Dorthea Dever 1
Married: October 16, 1928 in Lake Charles, Louisiana
Child: Guy Leonard Richards, Jr.
Second Wife: Ella Louis Quinn
Married: 1939
Divorced: 1954
Children: Patricia Ann Richards
William Elias Richards

Reeds, Flavia Vincent. Journey's End: Genealogy of John Jacob Ryan and Mary Anne Hargrave Family. Lake Charles, La.: Private publication. 1966. p. 44.

Lake Charles American Press, Saturday, September 13, 1975, p. 2:


        Graveside services for Guy L. Richards Sr. , 68, of League City, Tex., a former Lake Charles resident, will be at 2 p.m. today, Sept. 13, in Goos Cemetery in Lake Charles.
        Jack Roe Funeral Home of League City is in charge of arrangements.
        Mr. Richards died at 1 a.m. Friday in a Galveston, Tex. hospital.
        Survivors are one daughter, Mrs. Patsy Cox of Dickenson, Tex.; two sons, Guy L. Richards Jr. of Houma and Alia Richards of Dickenson; and his mother, Mrs. E. E. Richards; and one sister, Mrs. Marie Giffin, both of Dickenson.
        If they wish, friends may donate to St. Michael of the Angels Episcopal Church of Lake Charles or the Cancer Society, the family said.