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July 19, 2012

(10/7/1934 - 7/11/2012)

Patricia Ann (Fogle) Richardson, 77 of Hattiesburg, Mississippi passed away on Wednesday, July 11, 2012 at the home of her niece in Kirksville, Missouri.

The daughter of John Alonzo and Mary Ruth (Pedigo) Fogle, she was born on October 7, 1934 in rural Downing, Missouri. Following her graduation from the Downing High School in Downing, Missouri, she was united in marriage to SFC Llewelyn Richardson, US Army.

Survivors include nieces and nephews, Tresa Whittom and husband, Gary of Ely, Iowa, Diana Young and husband, Jay of Kirksville, Missouri, Donna Womack and husband, Dick of Farmington, Missouri, Mikel Ross of Lambertville, New Jersey, Mark Hope and wife, Jolie of Galena, Illinois and Dana Delventual and husband, Bruce of Farmington, New Mexico; several great-nieces and nephews; two great-great- nieces; a brother-in-law, Wayne Hope of Farmington, New Mexico; cousins and other family members.

Patricia is preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Llewelyn on June 13, 1990; 2 sisters, Barbara Ross on February 12, 2011 and Marilyn Hope on August 11, 2002 and 1 brother, Roscoe Fogle on December 13, 1959.

Patricia spent her working years as a bookkeeper and accountant with a variety of organizations. Her career culminated with her employment at Orkin Pest Control in Hattiesburg, Mississippi where she worked for 20 years until the time of her retirement. She was also a member of the Retired Military Pine Belt Enlisted Retired Association, Incorporated since 1976.

Graveside services will be held at a later date as the body has been cremated as per her wishes. Memorials have been established for Hospice of Northeast Missouri or the American Cancer Society. Online condolences may be expressed to the family by logging on to www. Arrangements are under the direction of the Norman Funeral Home of Lancaster and Downing, Missouri.

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