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Raymond A. Richardson

Raymond A. Richardson age 94 of Wickes, Arkansas passed away Thursday, February 28, 2019 in Wickes.
He was born in Wickes, Arkansas on December 26, 1924 to the late James Vincent Richardson and the late Bethel Richardson.  Raymond was married to Bonnie Eugene McCauley. During his military career in the United States Navy he worked as a radio man in World War II.  He worked also as a logger and farmer. Raymond never met a stranger and always enjoyed visiting with people.  He enjoyed hunting and fishing with family and friends.  He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, brother, uncle and friend to all who knew him.
He is survived by his wife, Bonnie Eugene Richardson of Wickes, Arkansas; sons: Scott Raymond Richardson and wife Beverly Diane of Wickes, Arkansas,  Mike Stanley Richardson and wife Sheri of Wickes, Arkansas; five grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren; numerous brothers and sisters; and a host of nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents and several brothers and sisters.
Funeral service will be Tuesday, March 5, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. at Wickes Pentecostal Church in Wickes with Brother Chris Burke officiating. Interment will follow in the Daniel Cemetery under the direction of the Beasley Wood Funeral Home of Mena.
Pallbearers will be George Herring, Reggie Saddler, Ronnie Gillaspy, Jimmie Richardson, Tommy Herring, Billy Richardson and Michael W. Richardson.
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