Elnora Standberry Richie, was born September 16, 1934 in Mt. Pleasant Texas to Leslie and Christine (Hill) Standberry. She died, peacefully on Thursday, June 6, 2019 in Humble, Texas.
She was a graduate of Booker T. Washington High School, Mt. Pleasant, Class of 1953.
Elnora accepted Christ at an early age and joined Blundis Creek Baptist Church. She later became a member of Mt. Gilmore Baptist Church, where she was appreciated on June 30, 2013 by Pastor Herbert Jones, Sr. for her faithful service. She retired from Titus County Memorial Hospital after her health began to fail. She had a passion for baking.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Leslie and Christine Standberry, her brother Raphel Standberry, her niece Teresa Everett.
She’s survived by her daughter Aubra Joann Williams (Vernon), Houston, Texas; son Larry Richie (Lorraine), Dallas, Texas; two grandsons Byron Williams (Kia), Houston, Texas; Delandry Williams (Charletta) Baton Rouge, LA; three great grandchildren Tillery Brown, Houston, Texas; Jayla and Nicolaus Williams, Baton Rouge, LA; sister Emma Jones and brother L.B. Standberry (Mattie) all of Mt. Pleasant, Texas; special cousin Margaret Martin of Stockton, CA; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.