Nov 16 1955
Louis Richardson 64, a farmer, died at last night at his home in Upton on R. R. 4. He had been seriously
ill for the last five weeks.
A native of Gibson county, a son of Enos Richardson and Margaret Waters Richardson, the
deceased came to Posey county as a boy and had resided here most of the time
The body was returned to the late residence from Weisinger
Funeral Home this afternoon. It will be moved to Weisinger
Funeral Home chapel at Saturday and the funeral service in the chapel
will be at Saturday. Burial will be in Beech Grove cemetery in West Lynntownship.
Primitive Baptist Church Elders O. L. Weatherford and Harrison Knight, both of Mcleansboro, Ill will conduct the services.
Mr. Richardson was a member of HarmonyPrimitiveBaptistChurch at Evansville.
Surviving are the wife, nee Viola James; seven daughters, Mrs. Howard Wilson,
New Haven, Ill; Mrs. Curtis Gofoth, Mt. Vernon, Ill;
Mrs. James Harrison, Toledo, Ohio, Mrs. Raymond Garrison and Mrs. Robert Smith,
Crossville, In., Mrs Louis Strong, Evansville and
Mrs. Doyle Chapman, Carmi, Illinois; two sons, William Louis Richardson New
Haven, Ill; and Lemuel Richardson St. Joseph, Ill;
five step daughters, and 32 grandchildren, 13 step-grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.