September 13, 1946 - May 22, 2016
Funeral services will be held for Florence Richard, 69, of Ville Platte, at St. James Baptist Church in Bayou Chicot at 11 a.m., Saturday, May 28. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
Ms. Richard died Sunday, May 22, 2016, at her residence.
Survivors include two children, Janella Richard and Mark Wayne Richard, both of Ville Platte; five brothers, Claudray Tezeno of Vidrine, Tommy Tezeno (Sue), Walter Tezeno (Marie), both of Ville Platte, and Lester Tezeno and Lee Tezeno, both of Pine Prairie; six sisters, Bertha Freeman and Orelia Carter, both of Ville Platte, Mary Tezeno and Sovelia Ardoin, both of Pine Prairie, Anna Belle Allison of Bayou Chicot and Peggy Fontenot (Arnold) of Opelousas; one grandson, Tristan Jamorian Richard of Ville Platte; and a host of extended family members and friends.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Felton Richard; her parents, Manuel Tezeno and Cecelia Slaughter Tezeno; and an infant sister.
Visiting hours will be observed from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., Saturday, May 28, at St. James Baptist Church in
Rev. Reginald Arvie will officiate.
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Williams Funeral Home of Ville Platte will be in charge of arrangements.