Chris James Richards, age 68 of Jacksboro, departed this life on Thursday February 1, 2024. He was a devoted husband, father, grandfather that enjoyed spending time with his family, riding his Harley to see family and friends.

Chris is preceded in death by his mother, Vitalis Marlowe brothers Alfred and Rocky Pellettiere.

He is survived by his loving wife, Connie Richards; sons, Christopher Richards of High Point, NC and Cody Richards of Junction City, KS; daughters, Amber Richards of Greensboro, NC, Carly Richards of Jacksboro, and Joyce Richards of LaFollette; sisters Carmella Marshall and Jessie Conrad, both of Chicago, IL; grandchildren, Makenzie, Emma, Aviana, Bentley, London, and Autumn.

Forever in our hearts, may he ride on in peace.

Chris’ wishes were to be cremated.

Chris’ guestbook may be viewed at

The family has entrusted the care of Chris James Richards to Martin Wilson Funeral Home “Where Families Matter Most.”