Thomas Richardson

Thomas Richardson

Thomas "Pa Monk" Richardson, 90, died Saturday, July 27, 2013, at his residence.

Visitation will be today, July 30, 2013, from 1-2 p.m. at Elkins East Chapel. A graveside service will be at 2:30 p.m. following at Barnett Cemetery with Jerry Crowden officiating.

Mr. Richardson served in the U.S. Navy. He was a retired truck driver for TVA. He was a very loving father and grandfather who enjoyed riding his four wheeler and fishing and sitting on the porch with his dog, Bess.

Mr. Richardson was preceded in death by his wife, Mildred Louise Richardson; son, Jimmie Richardson; and grandson, Timothy Richardson.

He is survived by his daughters, Shirley Beavers (Ray) and Patricia Watkins (Larry); son, Ronnie Richardson (Cathy); daughter-in-law, Peggy Richardson; numerous grandchildren; and great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be grandsons and friends.

You are invited to sign the online guest registry at

Funeral Home

Elkins East Chapel - Killen
7435 Hwy 72  Killen, AL 35645

Published in Florence Times Daily on July 30, 2013