Valdosta Daily Times

April 11, 2013

Thelma Clanton Richardson


The Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA — Thelma Clanton Richardson, 85, of Nashville, died Wednesday, April 10, 2013, at the Berrien Nursing Center.

She was born Dec. 10, 1927, in Berrien County to the late Jesse Rutherford and the late Mary Barber. She was a homemaker and member of Vickers Church.

She was preceded in death by her husbands: Alonzo Clanton and Lankford Richardson.

She is survived by her son, Jackie Clanton of Nashville; sister, Vera Crawford of Nashville; five grandchildren: Rebecca (Tim) Walker, Melissa (Wes) Glisson, Jason (Marie) Clanton, Scott (Becky) Clanton, and Aaron (April) Clanton; 16 great-grandchildren; seven great-great-grandchildren.

Funeral service will be held Tuesday, April 16, 2013, at 2 p.m. in the chapel of Lovein Funeral Home with the Rev. Ronnie Lawson and the Rev. Jerry Hewitt officiating. Visitation will be held Monday from 7-9 p.m. — Lovein Funeral Home, Nashville