Mollie Anne Richardson

Published 1:50 pm Sunday, September 23, 2018

Mollie Anne Richardson, 80, of Kernersville, died on Friday, Sept. 21, 2018 at Kernersville Medical Center.

She was born Dec. 11, 1937 in Davie County to Gilmer and Clara Mae Parks Richardson. As a child, she attended New Union United Methodist Church in Sheffield. Once coming to Winston-Salem, she became a faithful member of Edgewood Baptist Church where she sang in the choir, was the librarian and worked with young children. She loved people and sharing conversations. Above all, she loved her family.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by: her second husband, Kenneth Gimlin; her third husband, Vance Richardson; and a brother, Paul Richardson.

Surviving: 2 daughters, Tamra Autry (Mitchell) and Kelly Gimlin (Renee Brown); 2 sons, Kenneth Gimlin (Tina), and Kent Barnhardt (Karen); 8 grandchildren, Calvin, Ryan, Sydney, Jason, Joshua, Emily, Carrie, and Ethan; a great-grandchild, Lillyana; a brother, Dave Richardson (Nicole); first husband and friend, Don Barnhardt; numerous nieces and nephews.

A funeral service will be held at noon Tuesday, Sept. 25 at Edgewood Baptist Church with the Rev. Kent Hogan officiating. Burial will follow at Gardens of Memory in Walkertown. The family will receive friends from 11-11:45 a.m. at the church.

Memorials: Edgewood Baptist, 4067 Reidsville Road, Winston-Salem, 27101.