First Posted: 10/9/2009
Furman Richardson, 78, of Lumberton, died Oct. 6, 2009, at
Southeastern Hospice House in Lumberton.
The funeral was this morning at East Lumberton Baptist Church, the
Rev. J. Michael Carter officiated. Burial will follow in Gardens of
He was born to Forest Richardson and Lucy Cartrett Richardson on Feb.
4, 1931, in Columbus County. He was a self-employed mechanic.
He was preceded in death by a daughter, Phyllis Wilkerson.
Richardson is survived by his wife, Maebell Richardson of the home;
three sons, Dale Richardson and Edward Richardson, both of Lumberton,
and Jimmy Richardson of Fuquay Varina; a daughter, Patricia Lewis of
Hope Mills; a sister, Levonia Norris of Lumberton; 14 grandchildren;
16 great-grandchildren; and two great-great grandchildren.
Arrangements by Floyd Mortuary & Crematory Inc., Lumberton.