Mrs. Janie Elizabeth Gordon Richardson, age 102, of Lancaster, South Carolina, passed away Friday, April 19, 2013, at Autumn Care Nursing Center in Marshville,North Carolina.
Funeral Services to Celebrate the Life of Janie Richardson will be conducted at 3:00 PM Monday, April 22, 2013, at Osceola United Methodist Church, officiated by Reverend Frank Crump.
Interment will follow in the Church Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 2:00 PM until 3:00 PM Monday, prior to the funeral ceremony at Osceola UMC.
Mrs. Richardson was born on September 17, 1911, in Indian Land, South Carolina, a daughter of the late Pierce Gordon and Lula Collins Gordon. She was married to the late Frank Richardson.
She was preceded in death by her five brothers, John Gordon, Alfonso Gordon, Furman Gordon, Dick Gordon and Bolin Gordon; three sisters, Ida Wilson, Annie Carter and Carrie Gordon.
Janie was a manufacturing inspector, a member of Osceola United Methodist Church, loved flowers, vegetables in her garden. She also enjoyed going to the Springs Senior Complex Center in Fort Mill, to make ceramics and bowl. Her pride and joy were her grandchildren and her great-grandchildren.
Survivors include her daughter, Maxine McRorie and husband David of Monroe; grandchildren, Dana Pope and husband Tony of Marshville, Derek McRorie and wife Tina of Monroe, Dowd McRorie and wife Angela of Monroe and David McRorie, Jr. of Monroe.
There are six great- grandchildren, Kailee McRorie, Kaileb McRorie, Blake McRorie, Carley McRorie, Tori Pope and Riley Pope.
Memorials may be made to Osceola United Methodist Church, 6575 Charlotte Hwy, Lancaster, SC 29720.
Davis Funeral Home of Monroe is serving the family of Mrs. Richardson. An on-line guest register book is available at www.davisfuneralservice.com