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Hughes R. Richardson

Hughes R. Richardson Hughes R. Richardson

Hughes Raymond Richardson, 85, of Ramsey, Ind., died on Saturday, Sept. 26, 2020, at Harrison Springs Healthcare Campus.

He was born on Dec. 23, 1934, in Orange County, Ind., to the late Hughes Edmond and Ruby Lucille Vanlaningham Richardson.

He was united in marriage on May 21, 1955, to Joleen Marie Tindall. To this union was born three beautiful daughters, Vickie Jo, Rita Ann and Sharon Rena.

He was preceded in death by his precious daughters, Rita Ann Thevenot and Vickie Jo Kinser; his parents, Hughes and Ruby Richardson; a sister, Wanda Warren; and a brother, Clarence Richardson.

He accepted Jesus Christ as his Savior early in his marriage and was a member of the Marengo Wesleyan Church.

He retired from Schmidt Cabinet Co. at New Salisbury, Ind. He loved woodworking and made various items from rocking horses, bedroom suites, gun cabinets, tables and basically anything anyone wanted. His work can be found across the country; with at least one-bedroom suite as far away as New York. God gave him an incredibly special talent.

He is survived by loving wife of 65 years, Joleen Marie Tindall Richardson; a daughter, Sherry Bye (Mark) of Corydon; sons-in-law, Terry Kinser of Eckerty, Ind., and Allen Thevenot of Palmyra, Ind.; one grandson, Anthony Thevenot of New Salisbury; five granddaughters, Sonja Parks (Joe) of Marengo, Ind., Jessica Rhodes (Rob) of Corydon, Amanda Wilson (Gene) of Corydon, Heather Trobaugh (Thomas) of Milltown, Ind., and Larissa Mortensen (Bryant) of Corydon; two brothers, Charles Lloyd Richardson of Paoli, Ind., and Calvin Richardson of Marengo; four sisters, Ethel Nelson of Paoli, Mary Knight of Birdseye, Ind., Linda Ivey (Kenny) of Bedford, Ind., and Kay Doenges (Loy) of Hardinsburg, Ind.; 11 great-grandchildren, Nikki, Makalya and Ryan Parks, Kodi, Deaven and Austyn Stepp, Hudson Rhodes, Broly Wilson, Chaos, Havoc and Tindall Trobaugh and a precious baby girl due in October; two great-great-grandchildren, ShayLynn Atwood and Kayden Parks and a precious baby girl due in December; and numerous nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

Funeral services will be on Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2020, at 1 p.m. at the New Salisbury Christian’s Missionary Church, Highway 64, New Salisbury. Interment will follow in the Woods Chapel Cemetery near Ramsey.

Visitation will be on Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2020, from 3 to 8 p.m. and after 9 a.m. until time of the service at 1 p.m., all at the church.

Brother Eric Satterfield will officiate the service.

Brown Funeral Home in Milltown is entrusted with the arrangements.

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