Mrs Edis Lorell Cottles Richardson

  • Born: September 27, 1929
  • Died: August 17, 2013
  • Location: Huntsville, Alabama

Valhalla Funeral Home and Memory Gardens

698 Winchester Rd Northeast
Huntsville, AL 35811
Tel. (256) 852-8500

Tribute & Message From The Family

Edis Lorell Cottles Richardson, 83 of Huntsville passed away Saturday, August 17, 2013. She worked for NASA for many years until her retirement. She is survived by her husband, Reeder Richardson; daughters, Rita Richardson Conrad and Rhonda Richardson; and one grandson, Christopher David Conrad. The family will receive friends on Tuesday, August 20, 2013 from 11 a.m. to 12 noon, and the funeral service will commence at 12 Noon at Valhalla Funeral Home's Chapel. Interment will follow at 2p.m. in Gabriel Butler Cemetery. Valhalla Funeral Home and Memory Gardens, 698 Winchester Road, Huntsville, AL 35811

Condolence & Memory Journal

Rhonda, I am so sorry for your loss. I hope happy memories and love/prayers from friends will help ease your heartache. I know how much you dearly loved your sweet mother. With much love and sympathy, Beth

Posted by Beth Couch - Huntsville, AL - Friend of Rhonda Richardson   August 28, 2013

Rita and Rhonda, I'm so sorry to heard about your mom. We shared many days together in MICU with waiting and praying for both of our moms...they both will be missed. Hugs to both of you.


Posted by Barbara Jacks - Huntsville, AL   August 21, 2013

Dear Rhonda,

I am sorry for your great loss, and I'm here if you need a friend to talk to. Your mother was such a sweet lady. Prayers for you and the family to comfort you during this time.

With Deepest Sympathy,

Posted by Donna - AL   August 20, 2013


I'm sorry I was not able to attend the service today but I wanted you to know you are in my heart and in my thoughts and prayers.

May God comfort you with the peace his presence brings.

Suzie Wilbanks

Posted by Suzie Wilbanks - Rogersville, AL - Rita's Friend   August 20, 2013

I am so sorry to hear of Edis' death. She and I worked together at NASA in the 1980's. I remember her as a very special person. May God bless you as you mourn her passing.

Posted by Pat WILLIAMS - MADISON, AL - Co-worker   August 20, 2013


We love you and will miss you dearly

Posted by Lindsay Shost - Spring, TX - Friend   August 19, 2013


Wishing you peace to bring comfort, courage to face the days ahead and loving memories to forever hold in your heart.

Posted by Leslie Stone - Madison, AL - Friend of daughter Rita   August 19, 2013

Our thoughts and prayers are with you & your family.

Posted by David and Carin Austin    August 18, 2013