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Dorothy Willene Richmond

Dorothy Willene Richmond
August 6, 1921 - March 29, 2011


Dorothy Willene Richmond passed away on March 29, 2011. She was born to Walter and Escalee Price on August 6, 1921. She was a devoted mother and Christian to her children Albert F. Richmond, Jr. of Houston, and Kay Richmond of Gun Barrel City, TX. She was preceded in death by her husband Foster Richmond of 53 years in Olney, Texas. Also preceding her in death were her 3 sisters Edral Faye, Jewel Ubanks, Esca Faustine, and her second husband O.M. quotSmittyquot Smith. She graduated from Mergagel High School in 1939. As an adult, she was a housewife active in Eastern Star, First Baptist Church, Bridge Club, Writing Club, Boy and Girl Scouts, all school activities of her children. After her children were in high school, she went to work in the family jewelry business. After the death of her second husband, she moved to Gun Barrel City, TX where her daughter resides. She is also survived by her two grandchildren and four greatgrandchildren plus many nieces, nephews and cousins.


Graveside services and burial will be held at Restland Cemetery on Saturday, April 2, 2011 at 1:00 p.m. with Rev. Len Johnson officiating.


Memorials may be made to the Olney Cemetery Association, co Mildred Slater 908 W. Bloodworth, Olney, Texas 76374.