James Ray 'Jim' Richards, age 65, of Unionville passed away September 9, 2012 at his residence. He was a native of Rutherford County but currently lived in Unionville, TN. Jim was a member of Longview Baptist Church and retired from Nissan. He served in the United States Army.
Jim was preceded in death by his parents, James C. Richards and Ruby Mason Richards and infant daughter, Virginia Ann Richards. He is survived by his wife of 38 years, Tanna Rae Heffleger Richards of Unionville; daughter, Heather Ann Richards of Unionville; brother, Stephen (Peggy) Richards; and sister, Tambra "Tammy" Richards (Jeff) Higgins.
Chapel Service will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, September 12, 2012 at Jennings and Ayers Chapel with Jonathan Osterhaus and Ben Earthman officiating. Burial will follow at Coleman Cemetery with family and friends serving as active pallbearers.
Visitation with the family will be held from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday, September 11, 2012 at Jennings & Ayers Funeral Home, 820 South Church St., Murfreesboro, TN 37130. 615-893-2422. Please leave condolences at www.jenningsandayers.com
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Longview Baptist Church Building Fund, Vanderbilt Ingram Cancer Center or Caris Hospice.