Interment followed in the Smith Chapel Cemetery. Pallbearers were Greg Rich, Michael Rich, Kevin Birdwell, Matthew Rich, Justin Rich and Travis Merchant.
Mrs. Rich passed away Sunday morning, June 29, 2008 at the Knollwood Manor in Lafayette, Tenn.
She was born November 22, 1920 in Clay County, Tenn., the daughter of the late George Dewey and Ella Lankford Green. On February 4, 1939, she married Woodrow Wilson Rich, who preceded her in death on June 27, 1994. In addition to her husband and parents, she was also preceded in death by her son, George Rich and a great-granddaughter. She was a homemaker and a member of the Hermitage Springs Church of Christ.
Survivors include: daughter, Laura Nell (Stanley) Birdwell, Hermitage, Tenn., sons, Charles (Elsie) Rich, Glasgow, Ky., Steve (Judy) Rich, Hermitage Springs Community, 7 grandchildren & 10 great-grandchildren.