Robert Davis Richmond
Robert “Biddy” Davis Richmond, 82, of Witcherville, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 17, 2013. He was born Feb. 26, 1931 in Witcherville, the son of Arnold Bryant and Bernice (Story) Richmond.
He was a proud member of the NRA and a licensed Ham Radio operator. He was affiliated with the Church of Christ and was self employed in electronics. He served in the U.S. Air Force from 1950 through 1954.
He is preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Nancy Carol “Conway” Richmond; one daughter, Karen Richmond Hunt; one son and one daughter at birth; one brother, Arnold Richmond; and one sister, Doris Johnson.
He is survived by one daughter, Kathy L. Schwartz and husband, Tony of Witcherville; three grandchildren, Jordan Yoes and husband Garrett, Fayth Schwartz and Blake Schwartz; one great-grandchild, Brayden Yoes; two sisters, Wanza Presson of Witcherville and Sue Wiley and husband Jonnie of California; one brother, Ronald Richmond and wife Mary of Witcherville; numerous nieces and nephews: longtime friends he considered family, Ron and Jeannie “Kiyoko” Wood.
Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Booneville Funeral Service. A memorial service was held Monday, Dec. 23, at Fellowship Baptist Church in Witcherville.