Funeral services for Corena Richardson, 72, of Hobart, will be at 11 a.m. Saturday in the First Baptist Church at Hobart with Rev. Gary Baird officiating.
Mrs. Richardson died Monday, March 31, 2014, in Oklahoma City. She was the second daughter of Norris and Marie Scrudder, born June 10, 1941.
She lived in the Mountain View and Carnegie area until she graduated in 1959. Mrs. Richardson received a two-year degree from Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.
She met Ross Richardson at the Carnegie Fair on Sept. 1, 1960, and they were married May 27, 1961. She and Ross lived in several places but came back to Hobart to farm in 1975.
During this time she worked at the First Baptist Church and Farm Bureau.
She called Hobart home until 1987, when they felt called to help kids at the Baptist Children’s Home and Boys’ Ranch Town.
In 1996, they moved back to Hobart once again.
Survivors include her husband, Ross Richardson, of the home; one son, Mike Richardson of Weatherford; two daughters, Susan Boyanton and her husband, Richard, of Norman, and Gayle Hair and her husband, Curtis, of Oklahoma City; five grandchildren, Ricky Boyanton and his wife, Halie, of Edmond, Katie Boyanton of Norman, Tabitha Harris and her husband, Todd, of Oklahoma City, Samuel Wilkins of Oklahoma City and Casey Hair of Oklahoma City; two great-great grandsons, Taner Boyanton and Douglas Harris; two sisters, Gwen Wright and her husband, Don, of Bella Vista, Ark., and
Dana Rudder and her husband, Butch, of Anadarko; one brother, Joe Scrudder and his wife, Nelda, of Edmond; one sister-in-law, Ann Scrudder of Mountain View; one uncle, Norlan Scrudder and his wife, Ellie, of Park Hill; one aunt, Norma Jean Moore of Clinton; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
Preceding her in death were her parents, Norris and Marie Scrudder, and one brother, Max Scrudder.
Burial will follow at the Hobart Rose Cemetery under direction of Ray & Martha’s Funeral Home of Hobart.