Richard E. Ledford Sr., 84, a resident of Houston, TX passed away March 3, 2018. He is survived by his wife, Emily McDonald Ledford, his son Richard Jr., his daughter Amanda Shelley, four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Richard was preceded in death by his daughter, Nita Lynn Cheramie. Richard was a member of the First United Methodist Church of Houston for many years. To read the full obituary, please go to the website of Midlothian Funeral Home www.midlothianfh.com.