Joyce Darlene Richardson

June 17, 1943 - July 9, 2019
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Darlene Richardson, 76, of Hobart, OK passed away on July 9, 2019 due to injuries suffered from an automobile accident in
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. She was born on June 17, 1943 in Mountain View, Oklahoma to James and Doris (Ross) Moore. Darlene grew up and attended school in Mountain View, graduating from Mountain View High School in 1961, and later continued her education at Southwestern, graduating from SWOSU in 1976. She married Ross Richardson on February 14, 2015 in Hobart, Oklahoma. Darlene was an gifted artist and loved drawing and painting Murals and portraits. She taught the arts at Burns Flat Vo-Tech in 2015. She will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved her.

Survivors include her husband Ross Richardson of the home
Son: Carrol Corbin & wife Ernie, of Hobart, OK
Son-in-law: Jim Cadwell of Arnett, OK
Grandchildren: Karol Lynn Corbin of Hobart, OK
Lance Floyd of Las Vegas, NV
Violet Kendall of Hobart, OK
Sammy Kendall of Hobart, OK
Several nieces, nephews and other family members

She is preceded in death by her parents: James and Doris Moore, Daughter: Darla Corbin, and Uncles: Wayne Ross and Adrian H. Ross.

Funeral: 2:00 p.m., Saturday, July 13, 2019
First Baptist Church
Hobart, Oklahoma
Burial: Mountain View Cemetery
Mountain View, Oklahoma

Under the direction of Ray & Martha's Funeral Home, Hobart, Oklahoma.

Service Information

Date: July 12, 2019
Time: 1:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Date: July 13, 2019
Time: 2:00 pm

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Galeen (Irvin) & David Chain
Hobart, OK
Darlene ... dear lifelong friend, wonderful neighbor and longtime coworker ... going to miss you so much! You've always been so talented as an artist...your beautiful work will be greatly missed. You cared so much about the children and families you worked with. What a wonderful caregiver you were to several of your family members starting when you were a young adult and throughout the years. You worked hard for everything you have...all by yourself! You always loved your family and friends. Heaven has definitely gained a beautiful soul! Love you.
Barbara Fite
Rocky, OK
A great sweet lady glad she enjoyed her last years with Ross
Cathy Eastwood Ross
Mtn View, OK
I’m sorry to hear about Darlene. I always enjoyed being in her home when I was friends with Darla during my school years. Bless you
Karen Moses
Hobart, OK
So sorry to learn of the death of Darlene.  We worked together for years at the Kiowa County Department of Human Services where she was a child welfare specialist.  I always enjoyed being around her and was amazed at her ability as an artist.  She shared her talent willingly, painting the sets for many years for Shortgrass Playhouse productions, painting the murals at the Hobart Museum, and teaching art at the local Vo Tech.  She was a loving mother to her daughter Darla, who preceded her in death, and her son Carroll Corbin.  She loved her grandchildren too.  Rest in peace Darlene.  We will miss you.
Wanda Geimausaddle
Hobart, OK
Darlene a wonderful person she would help you any way she could I know she holds a special place in my heart RIP my fren ur going be miss
Regina Watkins
Clinton, MS
Darlene, you were such a special person.  Working with you was one of the best times of my life.  I'll cherish those years always. The passion you had for life and children was so inspiring and uplifting.  You will be greatly missed.  Rest in peace!
Linda LaBeth Holly
Hobart, OK
Knew Darlene many years ago when she lived in Gotebo.  A very nice lady, I doubt she had an enemy in the world.
Hobart, OK
Darlene was a treasure and she was treasured! All our love and prayers, Reid and Cherrel Davis
Trish Edwards
Hobart, OK
Prayers for the family .God bless??
Terri Martin
Mangum, OK
Praying for the family
Karla McLaury
Lawton, OK
I hate to see you leave created laughter & beauty every where you went..loved my yrs at DHS w/you & beyond of love & friendship!
Karol lynn Corbin
Gunna miss Grandma so much.... never gunna get over this..
Greg Martin
Mangum, OK
Darlene was a great friend and coworker! Praying for the family.
Kevin Corcorran
Hobart, OK
This was an absolute shock. I've known her since 1970 and my parents had her paint a painting of my sister who passed away shortly after getting acquainted. She will definitely be missed by all who knew her. Prayers for her family and friends
Donna Davis
Ann Arbor, MI
Carrol, I’m sorry to hear about your mother, she’s with Darla now, I will keep you and Ernie in my thoughts
Roseanna Scobie-Kaisre
Oklahoma City, OK
I am sorry to hear of the loss of Darlene.  She was a great woman with a ton of compassion for others.  May she rest in peace.
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