Betty Richardson

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

TRUMANN - Mrs. Betty Jane Richardson of Trumann departed this life on Tuesday, October 11, 2016 at NEA Baptist Hospital in Jonesboro, Ark., at the age 81. Mrs. Richardson was born in Caraway, Ark., and lived most of her lifetime in Trumann. She was a retired supervisor with Salant & Salant and a member of Pleasant Valley Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by four sisters, four brothers and her parents, Aubrey and Willie Mae Lambert Shriner.

She is survived by her husband of 62 years, James W. Richardson of the home; one daughter, Patricia Sysak of Memphis, Tenn.; one son, David Richardson of Trumann; one sister, Nanna Faye Clark of Cape Girardeau, Mo.; five grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

Funeral service will be Thursday evening at 6:00 p.m. at Pleasant Valley Baptist Church with Rev. Larry Loggins and Rev. Kenny Johnson officiating. Graveside service will be Friday morning at 10:30 a.m. at Pine Log Cemetery in Brookland, Ark., under the direction of Thompson Funeral Home of Trumann.

Visitation will be Thursday evening from 5:00 until 6:00 p.m. at Pleasant Valley Baptist Church.

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