Coalmont, Tennessee – Mrs. Willie Kate Richard, 82, passed away Friday December 7, 2018 at her home in Coalmont with her family at her bedside. She was born in Coalmont on June 29, 1936 to Oddist Campbell and Kate Nunley Campbell who preceded her in death along with her son, Wicky Mott; sister, Johnnye Frederick; brothers, Webster, Cedric and Allen E. Campbell.
She is survived by her husband, Howard Eugene “Gene” Richard Jr.; daughters, Rhonda Smith, Jacksonville, NC and Candace Shol and her husband Santiago, Coalmont; brother, Moss and his wife Alene Campbell, Altamont; 8 grandchildren; 10 great grandchildren; a host of nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be 2:00 PM Sunday in the funeral home chapel with burial to follow in the Coalmont Cemetery. Visitation: 4:00 PM – 9:00 PM Saturday at Layne Funeral Home, Palmer, Tennessee. www.laynefuneralhome.com