The Celebration of Life for Mrs. Bertha Mae Richard, 57, of Orange, will be Saturday at 1:00 p.m. at the Mount Olive Baptist Church. The Rev. Ronnie A.E. Crockett, pastor, will officiate.

Rites of Christian Burial will follow in Magnolia Memorial Gardens under the direction of Sparrow Funeral Home.

Visitation will be Saturday from 11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. at the church.

She died May 7, at The Medical Center of Southeast Texas in Port Arthur.

A native of Ville Platte, she was a 1972 graduate of Ville Platte High School. She resided in Orange 39 years.

She is survived by her husband, Larry Richard of Orange; sisters, Mary Farve of Slidell, La, Hilda Williams of Orange, and Elvina Edwards of Houston; and brothers, Lawrence Edwards, Thelman Edwards, and Joseph Edwards, all of Ville Platte.