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Irene Richardson

Services for Irene Richardson of Bogue Chitto are 1 p.m.,Sunday, Dec. 19, at Cornerstone Church of God In Christ with burialin Bogue Chitto Cemetery.

Visitation is Saturday from noon until 5 p.m. at WilliamsMortuary, with a wake from 7-8 p.m. at Collins Church of God inChrist.

Mrs. Richardson, 75, died Dec. 14, 2004, at King’s DaughtersMedical Center. She was born in Lincoln County on July 10, 1929, toHammond Redd Sr. and Bessie Redd.

She was retired and a member of the Collins Church of God inChrist.

Preceding her in death were her parents; her brothers, HermanRedd Jr., Emale Redd Sr. and Robert Redd; her sisters, VestieAustin and Ossie Mae Redd; her aunts, Irene Pickens and Ozzie MaeHayes; her uncles, Randolph Redd and Henry Bolin; and a son-in-law,Lloyd Vernon Smith.

Survivors are her husband, Mack Charles Richardson Sr. ofIndependence, La.; her four daughters, Peggy R. Smith, Mary L.Addison, and her husband, Julius, Alma Richardson, and GloriaPorter and her husband, Willie Alfred, all of Bogue Chitto; herfour sons, Mack Charles Richardson Jr. and his wife, Katherine, ofBrookhaven, Ronald Richardson and his wife, Elaine, of New Orleans,La., Donald Richardson and his wife, Shirley, of Bogue Chitto, andJames Edward Richardson and his wife, Darlene, of Lansing; hersister, Annie Mae Dangerfield of Hammond, La.; 20 grandchildren; 15great-grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relativesand friends.