Shelby  County  Indiana


The  Shelbyville  News
Monday, March 3, 2003
Elsie May Richeson, 75, lifelong resident of Shelbyville, died Sunday, March 2, 2003.
Born March 22, 1927, in Shelbyville, d/o  Fred Mackey and Verley (Atkins) Rouse.
Married  Richard Foster Sr. on May 14, 1943; he preceded her in death.
Married  Morris Richeson  on Feb. 15, 1964; he preceded her in death on July 12, 1982.
Survivors include two sons, Dick Foster  of Greenwood and  Steve Richeson  of Shelbyville; four daughters, Mary McKinney,  Molly Richardson  and  Jean Walton, all of Shelbyville, and  Ruth Linville  of Nancy, Ky.; one stepson,  Perry Richeson  of Louisville, Ky.; one stepdaughter, Belinda Richeson  of Louisville; 16 grandchildren; and 22 great-grandchildren.
Preceded in death by one son, three daughters and two brothers.
Glenn E. George & Son Funeral Home, with the Rev. Gary Evans officiating.
Burial:  Forest Hill Cemetery.
Contributions:  Hospice of Shelby County or Shelbyville-Shelby County Animal Shelter.
Summarized by Phyllis Miller Fleming

The  Shelbyville  News
18 Jul 1966
Rites Set
For Clyde Richeson
          Services will be held Tuesday at 2:00 p.m. at the Sleeth Funeral Home for  Clyde H. Richeson,  52, 905 E. Hunter St., Bloomington, who died Sunday at 12:30 a.m. in the Bloomington Hospital.  Mr. Richeson, a former resident of Shelbyville, had been ill for 14 years.
          Rev. Jack E. Jones will officiate and burial will be in Forest Hill Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home at any time.
          Mr. Richeson had spent most of his life in Shelbyville prior to moving to Bloomington 10 years ago and was a veteran of World War II, having served with the U.S. Coast Guard.  He was a member of the First Baptist Church; Victory Post No. 70, American Legion; the 40 & 8; and the Shelbyville Eagles Lodge.  Born in Logan, Utah, Aug. 24, 1913, Mr. Richeson was the son of  George and  Lena (Hudson) Richeson.  Surviving are two brothers,  Clarence and  Roy "Dutch" Richeson  of Shelbyville, and a sister,  Mrs. Bessie . . . ver*  of Bloomington.
*Betty's note:  The corner is missing on my copy of this obituary and three or four letters are missing here.
Contributed by Phyllis Fleming and  Betty Kitchen

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