Ann Garlough


(Nov. 22, 1946 - Oct. 2, 2011)

Ann Garlough, of Fort Worth, Texas, died Sunday, Oct. 2, in Fort Worth. She was 64.

Ann was born Nov. 22, 1946 in Dayton, Ohio to Francis (Malone) and John Richmond. She graduated high school and on March 9, 1991 she and Bill Garlough were married in Lewisville, Texas. They lived in Ohio, Wyoming and Texas.

She knew great success in sales and was able to travel the world, but her true passion was art. Ann was an award-winning artist proficient in several media and subjects and found inspiration in the beauty that surrounded the western plains and mountains. She was affiliated with the Bennett Creek Church in Clark.

She was preceded in death by a son, Christopher Colvin, parents John and Lorraine Richmond and brother Lee Richmond.

She is survived by her husband, Bill Garlough, son David (Mary) Colvin of Seabeck, Wash., daughter Kathleen (David) Weilby of Fort Worth, Texas, and two grandchildren.

Services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, Oct. 10 at the Bennett Creek Church, 11 Road 8WC in Clark with pastor Kurt McNabb officiating. Visitation will be at 10 a.m. Burial will follow at Bennett Creek Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to a charity of choice, or sponsorship of a child through World Vision at P.O. Box 976, Federal Way, WA 98063.

Thompson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements and online condolences may be sent to the family at