Mrs. Ernestine Richardson, age 89, of the Caney Spring Community of Marshall County, died Tuesday evening, March 1, 2011 in Lewisburg, Tennessee. Mrs. Richardson was born in Marshall County and was a daughter of the late John Andrew and Iva Lee Adgent Moore. She was a long time member of Old Lasea Church of Christ. Mrs. Richardson was employed with the former Durango Boot Company in Chapel Hill and retired from Cosmolab, Inc. of Lewisburg. She was very active in the Chapel Hill Senior Citizens Center, a member of the Forrest Alumni Association and was a former Monday School teacher at the Chapel Hill Church of Christ. Mrs. Richardson was preceded in death by her husband, J B Richardson who died in 1974, and by her brothers, Archie Glen Moore, Garno T. Moore, Andrew Riley Moore, Luther Dale Moore and Gordon Moore.
Mrs. Richardson is survived by three sons, Nathan Joel Richardson, Caney Spring Comm., Andrew Dale Richardson, Cedar Grove, WV, Robin Lee "Rooster" Richardson, Caney Spring Comm.; brother, Bruce Moore, Caney Spring Comm.; seven grandchildren and six great grandchildren.
Visitation will be Friday, March 4, 2011 from 4-8 p.m. p.m. at Lawrence Funeral Home. Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. on Saturday, March 5, 2011 from the chapel of Lawrence Funeral Home with Harold Young officiating. Burial will follow in Allen Cemetery in the Caney Spring Comm.
Memorial Donations may be made to Old Lasea Church of Christ, c/o Joe Farlow, 4235 Hwy. 431, Columbia, TN 38401.
LAWRENCE FUNERAL HOME and CREMATION SERVICES, Chapel Hill, TN, 931-364-2233, (www.lawrencefuneral.net) in charge of arrangements.