Anita Richards, age 63, of Crestview, passed away Sunday, November 1, at her home with her family by her side. She was born on August 21, 1957 in Crestview and was a lifelong resident. Anita was a 1975 graduate of Crestview High School, she then attended OWCC and UWF, where she received her Bachelors Degree in History and Minor in ESE. She taught History and the ESE students at Crestview High until her retirement. Anita was a member of the Dorcas Baptist Church. She enjoyed antique auctions, yard sales, camping and Black Friday Shopping. She enjoyed cooking for her family and always looked forward to spending time with her grandchildren and her friends.
Anita was preceded in death by her son Justin Richards and her parents D.A. “Jr” Roper and Evelyn Dotson Roper.
Survivors include her husband and best friend of 44 years Ronnie Richards
a son and daughter in law Carson & Elizabeth Richards
2 brothers Darryl & wife Lisa Roper
The joys of her life, her grandchildren Michael, Carter & Tucker and a host of nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.
A Celebration of Anita's life will be held at 10:00AM, Thursday, November 5, from the Chapel of Brackney Funeral Service with Pastor Russell Hughes officiating. Burial will follow in the Dorcas Cemetery.
The family will receive friends beginning at 9AM until service time on Thursday.
You can share memories and offer condolences at http://www.brackneyfuneralservice.com
Brackney Funeral Service, Crestview, is entrusted with arrangements.