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George Nelson Richardson

November 19, 1926 ~ September 22, 2014 (age 87)

George Nelson Richardson passed away September 22, 2014 in Bronx, N.Y. He was born to the late George R. and Ola Blakeney Richardson in Winston-Salem, N.C. He attended Winston-Salem Public Schools. After graduation, he served his country in the United States Army during World War II, and was honorably discharged. Nelson was a graduate of Winston-Salem Barber College. He resided in Brooklyn, N.Y. for sixty years until his death. His greatest joys were to travel, family, reunions, music and to ride his Harley Davidson. Predeceased by: his loving wife Bernice Henderson Richardson; oldest son Gregory Richardson; daughter Louise Holmes; sister Elizabeth Wongus; brothers Carl Lee Richardson, Reginald Richardson, and Grady Richardson. He leaves to cherish precious memories: Sons Anthony Richardson (Ann), Curtis Richardson (Earline); daughters Brenda Noble (Robert), Evelyn Richardson, Georgia Ann Breazele (Andrew) and Kathy Hall; brothers Benjamin F. Richardson, Gilbert Richardson, Wilbert Richardson (Jean), Ronald Richardson (Celanda); sisters Octavia Thornton, Artanzia R. Jones, Evelyn Foster, nieces, nephews, cousins, and a host of other relatives and friends. Services will be held Tuesday September 30, 2014 at 12pm with Rev. Dr. Simtim officiating at Johnson-Howard-Robinson Home of Memory Chapel. Public viewing will be Monday from 1pm to 6pm at the funeral home. Johnson-Howard-Robinson Home of Memory is in charge of all services and arrangements


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