Memorial services for Elsie Ruth Richardson will be held on May 18, 2014, at 4 p.m. at the Union United Methodist Church. The Rev. Dale Moore will officiate.

Mrs. Richardson was born on Aug. 31, 1929, in Vernon, Texas. She was married to Levi Richardson on May 30, 1947, and resided in California and Washington as a home maker, raised three sons and made a career as a technician for Hewlett Packard in Palo Alto, Calif. before retiring with Levi to Neshoba County in 1977.

Mrs. Richardson, age 84, died on April 24, 2014.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Levi; her brother, Jack; and sisters, Pearl and Susan.

She is survived by her brother, Ace; her three sons, Barry, Raymond and Larry; five grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

In lieu of flowers, the family has requested that donations be made to the Union Public Library.