Ms. Amelia Ann Collier Richards Barnes of Raeford passed away on Saturday, June 22, 2019 at Cape Fear Valley Medical Center in Fayetteville.
Ms. Barnes was born at the Reeves Clinic in Hope Mills on May 11, 1951 to the late Irvin Collier and Flossie Jacobs Collier. She was preceded in death by her siblings, James McVicker, Bobby McVicker, Billy McVicker, Ronnie McVicker, Ray Collier, Virginia Lou Bertram.
Ann (Mom) enjoyed and loved spending time with her children and grandchildren, family dinners especially holidays. She also loved reading, working with flowers and plants in the yard, decorating for holidays and her cats. Her family and time with them were the most important things in her life.
She is survived by a daughter, Jennifer Michelle Richards of Irwin, PA; a son Gregory Adam Richards and wife Lisa of Parkton, NC; 4 grandchildren, Caitlyn Davis, Scarlett Richards, Charles Richards and Shayla Richards; the father of her children ,Charles E. Richards a sister, Doris Mahlum of Desert Hot Springs, CA.
Visitation will be held from 7:00 until 9:00 pm Tuesday, June 25, 2019 at Crumpler Funeral Home in Raeford.
Funeral service will be held 1:00 Wednesday, June 26, 201 at the Crumpler Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Jay Barr officiating. Burial will be in the Alloway Cemetery.
Condolences to the family may be made at www.crumplerfuneralhome.com