Luther T. Richardson, 94, of Hamburg, died Friday, Oct. 23, 2020, in Crossett.  Mr. Richardson was a veteran of the United States Army, having served during World War II and a veteran of the United States Navy, having served during the Korean Conflict.  He worked for Georgia-Pacific Forestry for over 40 years.  He was a member of the Gardner Baptist Church.

He is preceded in death by his wife of 61 years, LaFran Bates Richardson; two sons, Dale and Keith Richardson; his parents, T.L. and Bertha Lee Berryman Richardson and a brother, T.D. Richardson.

He is survived by a daughter, Sandra Oliver and husband, Mark, of Hamburg; his daughter-in-law, Kathy Richardson of Hamburg; three granddaughters; and six great-grandchildren. 

Graveside services were 2 p.m., Oct. 26, in the Cleveland Cemetery with Bro. Gale Riles officiating.  

Honorary pallbearers were Mike Sanderlin, Herman Mormon, Jim Rush, Roger Chavis, Dennis Holland, Johnny Oliver, and Dennis Byrd.  

Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer’s Arkansas, 201 Markham Center Drive, Little Rock, AR  72205. 

Funeral arrangements were under the direction of Jones-Hartshorn Funeral Home of Hamburg. 

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