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Bob Richardson

Thursday, December 9, 2004

FISK - Robert "Bob" Richardson, 57, died Dec. 8, 2004, at the Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center.

Born Aug. 23, 1947, in Portageville, son of the late Marvin M. and Fannie M. Watkins Richardson, he lived in Dexter and Puxico for 21 years before moving to Fisk one and a half years ago. He worked on Tyson Foods farms for 20 years.

On June 18, 1983, at Williamsport, Indiana, he married Nancy Strickler who survives of the home.

Other survivors include: four sons, Craig Strickler, Chris Strickler and Michael Richardson of Dexter and Shane Strickler of Fort Polk, La.; five daughters, Annalee Syx of Dowagiac, Mich., Beverly Scott, Dixie Crumbliss and Shanon Strickler of Puxico and Cathy Chamberlain of Dexter; two brothers, Herbert Watkins of Puxico and Marvin Richardson of Liberal, Kan.; one sister, Linda Anderson of Attica, Ind.; and 15 grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

Three brothers and three sisters preceded him in death.

Visitation is from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday at Watkins and Sons Funeral Home in Dexter, where services are scheduled for 10 a.m. Saturday. The Rev. Bob Richmond of Wappapello will officiate.

Burial will follow in the Hagy Cemetery at Dexter.