OBITUARY: Joyce K. Richardson


Joyce K. Richardson, age 89, of Ashland City, Tennessee, passed away on Sunday, April 14, 2024, at her home.

Mrs. Richardson was born on November 9, 1934, in Birmingham, Alabama, to the late Alexander “Hoyt” & Mary Bernita McGill Keith.

She was a retired childcare worker. She enjoyed reading, sewing, gardening, and bird watching from her front porch. She was a member of Mt. Hermon Baptist Church.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, George Edward Richardson, Sr.; brother, Farris Keith; and sisters, Mary Ann Starnes, and Lettye Keith Thomas.

Survivors include her sons, George (Marie) Richardson, Jr. and John (Sherry) Richardson; daughter, Vicki (John) Borella; brothers, Ricky (Kay) Keith and Rusty (Teresa) Keith; grandchildren, Kristi Borella, Ben (Joanna) Holliday, Faith (Kenneth) Spann, Chris (Holly) Holliday, Rachelle (Austin) Batey, Will (Katie) Richardson, and Angelo (Heather) Richardson; and great-grandchildren, AJ, Chesney, Annabelle, Greyson, Gracie, Kaydence, Lucas, Jaxson, Jessa, John, Doc, Logan, Wyatt, Cassian, Estelle, Jacob, Lacy, Giovanni, Carolynn, and John Kevin (Katie).

Funeral services will be conducted at Mt. Hermon Baptist Church in Clarksville at 6:30 PM on Tuesday, April 23rd. Burial will be in Oakwood Memorial Gardens in Gardendale, Alabama at 1:00 PM on April 25th.

The family will receive friends at the church on Tuesday from 3:00 PM until the hour of service at 6:30 PM.

If so desired, memorial contributions may be made to Mt. Hermon Baptist Missions Fund, 2204 Jerrell Ridge Road, Clarksville, Tennessee 37043

AUSTIN & BELL FUNERAL HOME in Pleasant View is in charge of these arrangements. 6316 Highway 41A, Pleasant View, Tennessee 37146 (615) 746-4433


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