Tandy 'Joe' Richardson (AIKEN, S.C.)

AIKEN, S.C. - Mr. Tandy "Joe" Richardson departed this life on Monday, September 29, 2008 at the Laurel Baye Health Care Center, Blackville, S.C. Funeral services will be held Saturday, October 4, 2008 at 1 p.m. from the China Grove Baptist Church, Edgefield, S.C. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Survivors include three sisters, Naomi Ross, Annie Pope, both of Aiken, S.C., and Sallie Richardson, Atlanta, Ga.; one adopted sister, Rosemary Mitchell, Aiken. Friends may call at the residence of the sister, Annie Pope, 1915 Alan Avenue, Aiken or at Jackson- Brooks Funeral Home beginning 3 p.m. Friday. The remains will lie in state at the church Saturday from 12 noon until the hour of service. The family will receive friends Friday at the funeral home from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle-October 2, 2008