Meridian Star

June 21, 2013

Verla V. Reeves Richardson


The Meridian Star

MERIDIAN —     UNION—Services for Verla V. Reeves Richardson will be held today, at 2 p.m., at the Chapel of Stephens Funeral Home, with Dr. Jon Martin officiating. Burial will follow in the Union City Cemetery, with Stephens Funeral Home of Union in charge of the arrangements.

    Mrs. Richardson, age 84, of Union, died on Wednesday, June 19, 2013, at Rush Hospital in Meridian.

    Survivors include: five children: Margaret Ann Kendrick of Greenville, AL, Rudy Adkins and wife, Karen, of Union, Dr. David Adkins and wife, Debbie, of Hammond, LA, Susan Grubbs and husband, Mark, of Clinton, MS, and Rita McCammon and husband, Chris, of Oxford, MS; twelve grandchildren: Greg, Sheila, Bruce, Ben, Jana, Danny, Arielle, Nicole, Nikki, Zach, Michael, and Havilah; eight great grandchildren; two brothers: Shelton Reeves of Calera, AL, and Don Reeves of Laurel, MS.

    She was preceded in death by her parents, O. C. and Erna Denton Reeves, and husband, Robert L. Richardson.

    Pallbearers are grandsons and grand sons-in-law: Greg Kendrick, Bruce Adkins, Ben Adkins, Zach Grubbs, Michael Smith, Jonathan Thornton, Jared Moak, and Robbie Adkins.