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Edith Elizabeth Richards, 74, of El Dorado, Arkansas, died on April 14, 2014 at Life Touch's John R. Williamson Hospice House following a brief illness. Born on August 12, 1939 in Evadale, Texas, she was the daughter of Homer E. and Audrey Ellen Griffis Day. A homemaker, Edith was preceded in death by her parents; brothers Calvin, Van and Travis Day; and her sisters Mattie Bee Rogers, Wilma Clay, Inez Kelley, Betty J. Day and Faye Mc Cullough. Survivors are a daughter, Regina "Tina"Winget (Bobby) of El Dorado; a son, Gregory Richards (Rita) of Evadale; brothers, Homer Edward Day Jr. (Lou) of Buna and Willie 'Bud" Day (Verda) of Vidor; a special friend, Laura McGallion of Silsbee; along with 5 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren. A private memorial service will be held at a later date by the family in Texas. Cremation services were entrusted to Young's Funeral Directors.
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