Richards, David Wayne
David was a construction contractor for many years. He was a faithful member of New Life Apostolic Church. He spent his free time hunting, fishing, and playing with his grandchildren. David had never met a stranger.
In addition to his father, he is preceded in death by his siblings, Vickie Lynn Fisher and Burley Dean Richards.
Survivors include his mother; sisters, Betty Brown, Patricia Redden, and Rose Burton; brothers, Calvin Richards and Everette Richards; his loving wife of 36 years, Melody Redden Richards; daughter, Samantha Richards Smith (Jason) of Jonesborough, TN; son, David Eric Richards (Stephani) of Radford; and five grandchildren: Clara Smith, Joel Smith, Trenton Smith, Silas Richards, and Paisley Richards.
A funeral services will be held on Friday, April 16, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. at New Life Apostolic Church, 783 Stafford Dr in Christiansburg, VA with Pastor Tom Peters officiating. Friends may call one hour before the service from 10:00 am until 11:00 am. Interment will follow at Sunrise Burial Park, Fairlawn.