Elis B. Richards


(December 17, 2002)

Former Powell and Cody resident, Elis B. Richards, died Tuesday, Dec. 17 in Wickenburg, Ariz.

He moved to Wickenburg 15 years ago from Park County. He was a member of the Eagles Lodge in Cody.

Survivors include his wife, Lula Ward-Richards; daughters Jeanette Christensen and husband Chris of Wickenburg, and Donna Meyer and husband Dale of Cody; eight grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren and three great-great grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his wife of 54 years, Gertrude O. Brandt, who died in 1990.

Private family services will be held at a later date.