74, of Indianapolis, IN, passed away on Friday, June 13, 2014. He was retired from Chrysler Foundry on Tibbs after 37 years as a machine operator. He belonged to U.A.W. Local 550. He was preceded in death by his parents, Annie Norris and Gladys Richardson; brothers, Billy, Walter, Tony and one sister, Brenda. He is survived by his loving wife, Sandra Richardson; children, Eddie Richardson II (Andrea), Kimberly Rutland (Michael), Pam Richardson, Susan Grisby (Martin), Edie Smoot, Patrice Thomas (Kevan), and granddaughter and grandson he helped raise, Nashelle Gaddis (Rodney) and Stephon Shelton. Also surviving is a host of grandchildren, and great-grandchildren. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, June 21, 2014 at 1 p.m. in Crown Hill Funeral Home . Visitation will be held two hours prior to service.