Ruth Marie Richardson, age 87 of Redan, GA passed away Friday, March 9, 2012. She was preceded in death by daughter, Brenda Sanford, granddaughter, Victoria Sanford, husband, James S. Richardson, and son, Calvin S. Richardson. She is survived by daughter, Carol Burdette and husband Al, Conyers; daughter-in-law, Diane Richardson, Covington; daughter, Velma Jackson and husband Howard, Lithonia; grandchildren, Stephanie Meissner & husband Kurt, Lisa Davis & husband Scott, Jennifer Sanders & husband Keith, Melissa Stevens, Frank Jackson, Wendy Daniels and David Slocum, Jr; great grandchildren, Crystal Richie, Shelby Meissner, Madison Sanders, Calvin Davis and Kayleigh Sanders. Funeral Services will be held Sunday, March 11, 2012 at 3:00 pm at Wages & Sons Stone Mountain Chapel with Rev. Bob Howard officiating. Burial will follow at Melwood Cemetery. The family will receive friends Saturday from 5:00 until 8:00 pm at Wages & Sons Stone Mountain Chapel 770-469-9811. Express condolences at

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  1. Ruth was a loving woman and my friend. I was lucky enough to have been with her last week at Red Hats and then shopping with her and Diane, her daughter-in-law. We had a great time. I will miss Ruth so much. My prayers for her family.

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