GLASGOW — Nina G. Richardson, formerly of Eighty Eight, died on June 11, 2014, at NHC Healthcare in Glasgow.
Nina, the daughter of Otto and Evelle Tucker, was born in Macon County, Tenn. on Aug. 30, 1925, but grew up in the Temple Hill community. She graduated as valedictorian from Temple Hill High School in 1943. She was a dedicated and loyal member of Beech Grove Missionary Baptist Church at Eighty Eight, where she was a long-time Sunday School teacher.
She and Robert Richardson were married on April 15, 1943, and thereafter, she was a co-operator of Richardson Brothers General Merchandise in Eighty Eight with him, his brothers Paul and Brents, and their wives Eva and Rebecca, until their retirement in 1986.
She is survived by her husband, Robert E. Richardson; one son, Bobby H. Richardson (Elaine), one grandson, Clay Brents Richardson (Lisa), and two great-grandchildren, John Robert and Lucy Brents Richardson. In addition, surviving nieces and nephews are Diane Miller, Mary Ann Simmons, Donnie Sue Bacon, Dan Richardson, and Linda Glass.
She was preceded in death by her only sister, Juanita Peden.
Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Friday, June 13, at A. F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with burial in Glasgow Municipal Cemetery. Visitation will begin at 4 p.m. Thursday.