Mary Richardson

Obituary of Mary Alice Richardson

Mary Alice Cornett Richardson age 92, of Speedwell, passed away October 12, 2019.  She was born on June 24, 1927 to the late Arlyn B. And Della Hale Cornett.  Mary was preceded in death by her husband Roscoe Richardson Sr. and three grandsons, Mickey Richardson, Jamie Richardson and Gregory Holston, Jr., brother Fred Cornett and sister Ethel Cornett, son-in-law, Jimmy Repass and grandson-in-law, Todd Hagee.  Mary was a member of the Speedwell United Methodist Church.

Survivors include her three daughters and sons-in-law, Janie Repass and Greg Holston of Wytheville; Judy and Mike Albert of Wytheville; Jean and Richard Ward of Rural Retreat; two sons and daughters-in-law, Roscoe Richardson, Jr. of Speedwell ; Fred and Barbara Richardson of Wytheville; Mitzi Shipley of Speedwell; four grandchildren, Amy Kerns of Wytheville; Teresa Hagee of Wytheville; Ginger Richardson of Speedwell; Ashley Richardson of Wytheville; five great grandchildren, Laura Repass of Wytheville, Sasha Parks of Chilhowie; Anna Parks of Wytheville; Ella Richardson of Wytheville; Greyson Andrews of North Carolina; Special friends, Nancy Osborne of Elk Creek; Jeanette Dutton of Rural Retreat; Carol Shaver of Wytheville.

Funeral service will be held 2 P.M. Tuesday, October 15, 2019 at Speedwell United Methodist Church.  Interment will follow in the Speedwell United Methodist Church Cemetery.  The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 P.M. Monday at the Grubb Funeral Home.  In lieu of flowers the family request donation be made to the Speedwell United Methodist Church P.O. Box 14 Speedwell, VA 24374.

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The Richardson family is in the care of Grubb Funeral Home, Wytheville, Virginia.