John Simpson Richardson
John Simpson Richardson, 94, of Athens, Alabama, passed away Saturday Aug. 17, 2019. He was born Nov. 30, 1924, to Roswell Richardson Jr. and Hortense Simpson Richardson.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Maryleen Duncan Richardson; son, John Richardson Jr., and daughter, Kathleen Richardson.
Survivors include one son, Ros Richardson and wife Vickie; grandchildren; Roswell Richardson and wife Erica, RheAnna King and husband Joey, Joleen Wilbanks and husband Todd; and four great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be 1-2:45 p.m. Monday, Aug. 19, at McConnell Funeral Home followed by a graveside service at 3 p.m. at the Athens City Cemetery with Kenny Baskins officiating.
Pallbearers will be Roswell Richardson, Joey King, Johnny Garth, Dewayne Raney, John Deemer and Garrett Anderson.
Published on August 19, 2019


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