Odell Lee Meador Richardson, 96, of Martinsville, Va. passed away on Tuesday, January 9, 2018 in Martinsville, Va. She was born on July 21, 1921 in Moneta, Va. to the late General Jackson Meador and Fannie Mae Miller Meador. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Charlie McCoy Richardson; and several brothers and sisters.
Mrs. Richardson was a member of Chatmoss Baptist Church. She enjoyed taking care of her family and home as a homemaker.
She is survived by her sons, Thomas M. Richardson and wife Betty H. of Martinsville, Va., Randy Lee Richardson of Martinsville, Va., and L. Wayne Richardson and wife Jane of Martinsville, Va.; brother, Kenneth J. Meador of Stanleytown, Va. Also surviving is caregiver Patricia Harris of Martinsville, Va.; grandchildren, Gloria Wright, Marlene Foster, Sharon Meeks, and Charles E. Richardson; and great-grandchild, Zoey Collins.
A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. on Thursday, January 11, 2017 at Norris Funeral Services, Martinsville Chapel with the Reverend Rodney D. Houston officiating. A visitation will be held from 12:30 to 2 p.m. also at Norris Funeral Services, Martinsville Chapel and other times at the home of Wayne Richardson and wife Jane at 1524 Grandview Rd. Martinsville, Va. and Randy Richardson at 6541 A. L. Phillpott Hwy. Martinsville, Va.
The service will conclude at Oakwood Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Charles Richardson, Jim Wood, David Harris, Brandon Underwood, Michael Dalton, and Ray Hubbard.
Memorial donations may be made to the Chatmoss Baptist Church Building Fund at 400 Chatmoss Court, Martinsville, Va. 24112.
Norris Funeral Services, Inc. and Crematory of Martinsville, Va. will be serving the Richardson family. Online condolences may be made at www.norrisfuneral.com.