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Alma Grace Richards

Alma Grace Richards, age 92, of Third St., SE, Carrollton, formerly of Akron died early Monday morning, Sept. 16, 2013, in Carroll Golden Age Retreat in Carrollton.

Born March 13, 1921, in Steubenville, she was a daughter of the late Loren J. and Margaret Grace Jackman Richards.

Alma Grace worked for Durkee Famous Foods of Norwalk from 1948-1956, then as a secretary for B.F. Goodrich Corp. of Akron, retiring in 1984.

She was a WWII veteran of the Army WAC and a member of Akron American Legion Post 209.

She is survived by eight nieces and three nephews, including Adele Miller of Carrollton.

She was preceded in death by two brothers and four sisters.

Funeral services will be Thursday, Sept. 19 at 11 a.m. in Sweeney-Dodds Funeral Home in Carrollton with Pastor Jerry Rinehart officiating.  Burial will follow in Perrysville Cemetery.  Visitation will be one hour prior to service time in the funeral home.