6/12/15 —– Thomas Allen Richards

Thomas Allen Richards, age 37 of Tullahoma, Tennessee passed away, Tuesday, June 9, 2015 at his residence.

Funeral Services will be held Friday, June 12 at 12 PM at the Daves-Culbertson Funeral Home Chapel with burial to follow at Concord Cemetery.

Visitation with the family will be Thursday, June 11 from 5 – 8 PM at Daves-Culbertson Funeral Home.

Mr. Richards, a native of Murfreesboro was the son of Dorothy Best Roberts of Porter, OK.

He was a Painter by trade and always enjoyed his occupation. He was an avid University of Alabama football fan.

Mr. Richards is preceded in death by his paternal grandfather, Jack Alonzo Best Sr.

In addition to his mother, he is survived by his wife, Brandi Richards of Tullahoma; maternal grandmother, Shirley Crow and her husband, William of Nashville; four sons, Skylar Richards of Nashville, Paytton Richards and Bentley Richards, of Tullahoma and Caden Gibbs of Ashland City; three daughters, Bethany Spornhauer and her husband, Shawn of Nashville, Portia Richards of Nashville and Cora Carter of Lynchburg; sister, Misty Hicks and her husband, Eric of Shelbyville; two grandchildren, Bailey and Sydney Spornhauer and uncle, Jack Best and his wife, Shirley of McMinnville.

In lieu of flowers, the family has requested donations be made to the memorial fund at Daves-Culbertson Funeral Home.