He married Betty Allen on
Survivors include his wife, Betty; two sons, Jerry (Elaine) Richardson of Mt. Carmel, Kim (Shelley) Richardson of Mt. Carmel; daughter, Nancy (Bob) Gossman of Evansville; six grandchildren, Holly Gossman, Brent Richardson, Amy (Jim) Yang, Lindsey (Joseph) Dee, Ashley (Zach) Kanipe, Brittney (Jason) Ishmael; and three great-grandchildren, Tye, Quaid and Hatcher Kanipe.
He was preceded in death by his parents; sister, Dorothy Waddle; six brothers, Hershel, Harold “Dink,” George, Melvin, Raymond and John Richardson.
Funeral services will be
There will be a private family visitation.