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Sylvester ‘Cooda’ Richardson

Services for “Sylvester “Cooda” Richardson, of Brookhaven, are11 p.m. Saturday, June 30, at Della Green Missionary BaptistChurch, of Brookhaven, with burial in Carver Heights Cemetery inBrookhaven. Williams Mortuary is in charge of arrangements.

Visitation is Friday from 1 until 7 p.m. at the funeral home,with family hour from 6 until 7 p.m.

Mr. Richardson, 44, died June 25, 2007, at the University ofMississippi Medical Center in Jackson. He was born on April 19,1963, to Bishop Richardson Jr. and Eva Mae Richardson.

He was a cook with Western Sizzlin in Brookhaven. He was amember of Della Green M.B. Church.

Preceding him in death were his parents.

Survivors are his sons, Eric Jackson, of Queens, N.Y., Willie”Ray” Bolds and wife Darlene, of Brookhaven, and Jason Bolds, ofWaterloo, Iowa; his daughter, DeWanda Bolds, of Las Vegas, Nev.;his brothers, John “Sonny” Dixon and wife Judy, of Champaign, Ill.,Paul “Peter Paul” Richardson, of Slidell, La., Raymond Dixon andwife Louise, Cornelius Richardson, Christopher Richardson and wifeSandra, Michael Washington and wife Lisa, all of Brookhaven; hissister, Annette Jones and husband Matthew, and Darlene GrahamBennett and husband Tom, all of Brookhaven; his eightgrandchildren; a host of other relatives and friends; and a veryspecial friend, Patricia Bolds, of Brookhaven.