Robert ‘Perry’ Richardson

Published 3:46 pm Monday, July 30, 2018

Robert “Perry” Richardson, 86, died Tuesday, July 24, 2018 at the home of his daughter, Lynn, in Winston-Salem.

Mr. Richardson was born in Davie County on Nov. 5, 1931, the son of the late Robert Lincoln and Alice Keller Richardson. He attended Davie County Schools and retired as a manager in the road construction business. He was a member of New Union United Methodist Church.

He was also preceded in death by a granddaughter, Ambra Richardson; a grandson, Adrian Richardson; and a brother, Edward Richardson. Another brother, Thomas “Alan” Richardson, died Wednesday, July 25.

Survivors: 4 sons, Robert Richardson (Vicki) of Bath, Michael Richardson of Washington, N.C., Donnie Richardson of Richlands, and Dennis Richardson of Winston-Salem; 2 daughters, Linetta “Lynn” Kelly (Neil) and Tammy Windsor (Tim), both of Winston-Salem; 2 brothers, James Richardson (Carolyn) of Mocksville and Ronald Richardson of Statesville; 5 sisters, Martha Madeline Lapish of Mocksville, Virginia Mullis of Lewisville, Shelby Cartner (Jim) of Harmony, Christine Speer of Mocksville and Barbara Reavis (Lane) of Harmony; 12 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.

The visitation was from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Friday, July 27 at Davie Funeral Chapel in Mocksville. The celebration of life service was conducted at 2 p.m. Saturday at the funeral chapel with Chaplain Rick Charles officiating. Burial followed in the New Union UMC Cemetery.

Memorials: Kate B. Reynolds Hospice, 101 Hospice Lane, Winston-Salem, 27103.