Graveside services for John Alva Richardson age 84, of Palestine will be held at 10:00 A.M. Saturday, July 1, 2017 at Antioch Cemetery in Turlington Community. Arrangements have been entrusted to and provided by Bailey & Foster Funeral Home.
Mr. Richardson passed away Monday, June 26, 2017 at Trucare Living Center. He was born July 17, 1932 in Fairfield, Texas to Edgar Richardson and Onie Inez Hurst Richardson. Mr. Richardson served in the U.S. Air Force for 12 ½ years and then was employed with Civil Service for 22 years.
Mr. Richardson was preceded in death by his parents, two sisters and one brother. He is survived by his wife of 25 years, Judith A. Richardson of Palestine, a daughter Karen Conlin and husband Mike, son Kevin Richardson and wife Judy, two grandchildren, Tyler Conlin and Austin Conlin, two brothers, Otis Richardson and Maben Richardson.
Visitation will be held from 5:00 to 7:00 P.M. Friday, June 30, 2017 at Bailey & Foster Funeral Home, 207 S. Magnolia, Palestine, TX. 75801.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the following organizations: Kindred Hospice Care, 1700 S. Southeast Loop 323, Suite# 400, Tyler, Texas 75701, / forthetroops.org, P.O. Box 12, Simi Valley,CA. 93062, or to St. Vincent de Paul, 503 N. Queen St., Palestine, TX. 75801.
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Published on June 28, 2017