Mr. James Herbert Richardson, age 73, a resident of County House Road in Sparta died Saturday, September 12, 2009 at his residence.
Mr. Richardson was born April 13, 1936 in Van Buren County to the late John Robert & Lou Brock Richardson. He was retired from the Sparta Spoke Factory and also worked for the Sparta Convenience Center. In addition to his parents, brothers J.C., Woodrow, L.B., Arnold and John Douglas Richardson; sisters Pauline Dodson, Mary Magdalene Priest and Irene Richardson precede him in death.
He is survived by his wife Clata Mae Mason Richardson of Sparta
Two daughters: Debbie (David Wayne) Copeland of Sparta; Sandy (Lynn) Zigler of Chattanooga, Tn
Son: Walter Richardson of Sparta
Grandchildren: Brandy (Drew) Jones of Sparta, Tabby (Jason) Greene of Sparta, Wil Copeland of Sparta, Jessica Richardson of Nashville and James Richardson
Great-grandchildren: Seth Greene and Alyson Jones
Sisters: Arta G. Brown of Pleasant Hill, TN, Ernestine Whiteaker of Sparta
Funeral services will be Tuesday, September 15, 2009 at 11:00 am in the Chapel of Hunter Funeral Home with burial in Anderson Cemetery. The family will receive friends after 6:00 pm Monday at the Funeral Home. James Haynes will officiate.
Wil Copeland, Jason Greene, Drew Jones, Scott Cantrell, Pete Mason and Rick Mason will serve as pall bearers.