Rosa Lee Richmond

Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Rosa Lee Richmond, 78, of Columbia, passed away Monday, April 11, 2016, in South Hampton Place, Columbia.

She was born Nov. 23, 1937, in Barry County, the daughter of Everett and Viola (Towe) Edie. She was united in marriage to Carl Richmond, who preceded her in death. Also preceding her in death were a daughter, Debra Powell; a son, Michael Richmond; one brother, Webb Edie; and one sister, Louise Hargus.

Survivors include: two brothers, Doyle Edie and his wife, Peggy, of Exeter, and Larry Edie and his wife, Joyce, of Columbia; one sister, Patricia Gentry of Columbia; three grandchildren; four great-grandchildren.

She received her education at Exeter, where she graduated from high school. For several years, she was a cook at Parkade Elementary School in Columbia. Graveside services were held Friday at Maplewood Cemetery, Exeter, under direction of Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville.

Contributions may be made to American Cancer Society, Alzheimer's Association or Preferred Hospice in her memory.

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