Volume 52, Number 41

twelve pages

Byrdstown, Tennessee 38549 -- Thursday, October 8, 2015


George Frederick Richardt
April 15, 1959 - January 25, 2014

LIVINGSTON--George Frederick Richardt, of 54, Clark St., Livingston passed away Sunday, January 25, 2014 at Livingston Regional Hospital.
He was born April 15, 1959 in Malden, MA. to the late Theadore and Helen Demeres Richardt. Mr. Richardt lived the past 14 years in Pickett Co., a past employee in medical records at Cookeville Regional Medical Center and a member of the Alive in the Spirit Church North in Byrdstown.
Other than his parents he is preceded in death by father-in-law and mother-in-law, Ben and Eldean Ford.
Survivors include his wife, Melissa Ford Richardt and son, Aaron Benjamin Richardt, both of Livingston; sister, Mary Vaughan of Everette, MA; honorary sister-in-law, Gina Sasser of Livingston; brother, David Richardt of Salem, MA. Also survived by nieces, nephews, great nieces and nephews, other family members and friends.
Memorial services were held Monday, January 27, 2014 from the Alive in the Spirit Church North with Bro. Dale Cox officiating. Special care provided by Brown Funeral Chapel.

Randall Holmes Hewitt
January 5, 1958 - January 18, 2014

LIVINGSTON--Mr. Randall Holmes Hewitt, of 56, Livingston passed away at his residence on Saturday, January 18, 2014.
He was born January 5, 1958 in Monroe, to Zachary Hewitt and Enola Rich Roehrer.
Mr. Hewitt is preceded in death by one sister, Connie Hewitt Keith.
In additon to his parents, Mr. Hewitt is survived by his wife, Kathy Ward Hewitt; three daughters, Connie Henley Soleman of North Carolina, Joy Adkins of Algood and Mickie Boles of Goodletsville; son, Teddy Henley; sister, Forest Rich McPherson; brother, David Hewitt; nine grandchildren, Paul Adkins, Cody Adkins, Chelsea Bumbalough, Dalton Adkins, Kayla Henley, Ethan Henley, Trevor Boles, Lance Henley and Audrey Boles; three great-grandchildren, Timothy Dewayne Bumbalough, Emma Rose Adkins and Daisy Elizabeth Adkins. Also survived by a host of nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, family and friends.
Funeral services were held Tuesday, January 21, 2014 at Hall Funeral Home with Bro. Josh Nave officiating and burial at Mt. Gilead Cemetery in Hilham. Pallbearers Paul Adkins, Cody Adkins, Dalton Adkins, Tim Bumbalough, Trevor Boles and Dewayne Adkins. Arrangements provided by Hall Funeral Home.


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