Interment was in the Indian Bayou Methodist Cemetery.
Deacon Tommy Adams conducted the funeral services.
Mr. Richard, a resident of Rayne, was the son the late Errol Joseph Richard and Virgie Richard Broussard.
He is survived by his daughter, Shellie Richard Comeaux and husband, Brandon; one son, Aaron Ryan Richard; his wife, Denise Daigle Richard; four brothers, Ronald Richard and wife, Brenda, Errol Richard and wife, Vicky, Ricky Richard and Bob Broussard; and two grandchildren, Jacie Richard and Macie Comeaux, all of Rayne.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and two sisters, Karen Meche and Melissa Breaux.
The family requested visitation be observed on Thursday, January 3, 2012, from 10:00 a.m to the time of services.
Pallbearers were Phillip Ware, Josh Boudreaux, Scott Richard, Toby Richard, Dusty Richard, Zackery Breaux.
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Duhon Funeral Home of Rayne was in charge of arrangements.