WINDER – Merritt Richardson, 72, passed away Thursday, April 18, 2013.
He was the son of the late William Paul and Bertha Merritt Richardson. He was a member of the Winder First United Methodist Church and enjoyed his involvement in Habitat for Humanity.
Survivors include his wife of 46 years, Winfrey Smith Richardson, Winder; sons and daughters-in-law, Perry and Setsuko Richardson, Denver, Colo., and Tobin and Vicki Richardson, Lawrenceville; four grandchildren; and a sister, Willynda Richardson Robinson, Cairo.
Funeral services were held Saturday, April 20, in the Smith Funeral Home Memory Chapel. Burial was at Rose Hill Cemetery in Winder.
Smith Funeral Home, Winder, was in charge of arrangements.