Effie Ruth Richmond, 64, of Emerson, Ky., died Sunday, July 27, 2003, on Kentucky 2 in Carter County, Ky., from injuries sustained from an automobile accident. She was born May 22, 1939, in Anstead [sic], W.Va., to the late Berthel and Beulah Butler Cook. Surviving are her husband, Claudie Richmond; son, Timothy Eugene Richmond; daughters, Rosetta Brown and Sherry Thoroughman; brothers, Berthel, Jack, Stanley, and Ted Cook; and sisters, Mavis Ingles and Lorene Hamilton. Service will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at Old Trace Church, Old Trace, with the Rev. Charles Riggs officiating. Friends may call from 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at Gaydos Funeral Home in Vanceburg, Ky., and from noon to 1 p.m. Wednesday at the church.
Submitted by: Bruce E. Logan, Jr.