2013-11-06 / Obituaries

Bernice Dixon Richardson

Bernice Dixon Richardson, 86, of 129 Badger Circle, passed Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013 at her home. Born in Person County daughter of the late Wiley “W. P.” Preston Dixon and Martha D. Dixon, in addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, David Gordon Richardson.

Mrs. Richardson was a homemaker and a member of Roxboro Baptist Church.

Surviving are her two sons David C. Richardson and wife, Michelle of Raleigh, and Jerry D. Richardson Sr. and wife, Jodi of Burlington; one brother Thomas A. Dixon of Newton; two sisters, Betty D. Hines of Danville, Va., and Patsy D. White of Greensboro, two grandchildren, Mary Richardson Bowers and husband, Jonathan and Jerry D. Richardson Jr. and wife, Meredith.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 7, at Brooks & White Funeral Home in Roxboro and other times at the home.

The funeral service will be held 2 p.m. Friday, Nov. 8, at Roxboro Baptist Church by the Rev. Dr. DuPre Sanders. Interment will follow at Leasburg Community Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to Roxboro Baptist Building by Faith, P. O. Box 348, Roxboro, NC 27573.

Condolences may be sent at www.brooksandwhite.com.

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