John Lawrence Richardson, 78, of Commonwealth Senior Living, Danville, VA, died on Thursday, May 11, 2017 at his residence after a decline in health for the past two years.
Mr. Richardson was born in Stanly County, NC on May 20, 1938, son of the late Lawrence Richardson and the late Flora Deane Richardson. He was a 1956 graduate of Albemarle High School the later graduated from UNC Chapel Hill with a bachelor's degree in Chemistry and was a veteran of the US Army. He was a member of the Christian Tabernacle in Callands, VA.
Mr. Richardson is survived by a cousin, Victoria Coggins, church family and friends and friends at Commonwealth Senior Living. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Charles Deane Richardson.
Funeral services will be conducted on Saturday, May 13, 2017 at 2 p.m. from the Wrenn-Yeatts North Main Chapel by Pastor Tim Hayes with visitation from 1-2 p.m. Private interment at a later date.
Wrenn-Yeatts North Main Chapel is serving the Richardson family. Online Condolences at www.wrenn-yeatts.com
Published on May 12, 2017