Services for Herbert Roy Richardson, 88, will be conducted from Harrod Brothers Funeral Home at 10 a.m. Tuesday, December 31, 2013, with Brother Wayne Stevenson officiating. Burial will follow in Frankfort Cemetery. Visitation will be Monday, December 30, 2013, from 5-7 p.m. at the funeral home.
Mr. Richardson passed away Friday, December 27, 2013, at Frankfort Regional Medical Center.
Herbert was born January 24, 1925, in Hatton, Shelby Co., KY. He is a Veteran of the U.S. Army, having received three bronze stars during his service in World War II. He was the former Associate Pastor at Revival Tabernacle Church, Lexington, where he maintained his membership, and retired as a truck driver from Harrod Concrete.
He is survived by his wife of 67 years, Shirley Ann Long Richardson; three daughters, Brenda (the late Lindsay) Thurman, Frankfort, Regina Patrick, Lexington, and Theresa (Madison) Adkins, Winchester; 10 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; and six great-great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, Luther and Lilly Cays Richardson, and son, Herbert Larry Richardson.
Arrangements are under the direction of Harrod Brothers Funeral Home; condolences may be shared via the online guest book at www.harrodbrothers.com.