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Alice Richardson

Alice “Doot” Richardson, 82, formerly of Greeleyville, died Friday, November 2, 2018, in Washington, DC at the Capital Caring Center in Northeast, Washington, DC.

Funeral services, conducted by the Rev. Eddie Shaw, were held Sunday, November 11, 2018, at the St. Asia Baptist Church of Greeleyville. Burial, directed by Redmond-Richardson Funeral Home, followed at the Mt. Zion Baptist Church Cemetery of Greeleyville.

Ms. Richardson was born January 8, 1936, in Greeleyville, the daughter of the late Robert Richardson and Frances Nelson Richardson. She was a member of St. Asia Baptist Church. She received her education in the Williamsburg County School System. She later moved to Washington, DC where she worked in private households for over 40 years before she retired. She was a member of Galilee Baptist Church from 1974 until she moved back to Greeleyville. She then rejoined St. Asia Baptist Church. Three brothers, Rufus Williams (Lillian), Peter Williams (Rose), and Otis Newell (Etta), preceded her in death.

Survivors are: one son, Michael Richardson; one daughter, Patricia Richardson; one brother, Henry Richardson (Evelyn); and one sister, Frances Jamison.