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Rites held for Helen Richardson

Funeral services for Helen Christine Richardson, 85, were held July 2 in Whitesburg. Burial was in Green Acres Cemetery at Ermine.

Born in Knott County to the late Delzie and Dallas Slone Amburgey, she died June 30 at Whitesburg Appalachian Regional Hospital.

She was the widow of John Richardson, and a sister of the late Radford Amburgey, Agnal Amburgey, Darrell Amburgey and Denzil Amburgey.

She was a member of the Premium Baptist Church, and had worked at Craft’s Department Store and Dawahare’s.

Surviving are a son, Larry Richardson of Lebanon, Oh.; a daughter, Sharon Meade and husband Rondall of Roxana; four brothers, Delzie Amburgey Jr. and wife Kathy of Batesville, Ind., Elwood Amburgey and wife Charlotte and Bill Amburgey, all of Sunman, Ind., and MacArthur Amburgey and wife Nelda of Taylor, Mich.; a sister, Annette Jenkins of Batesville, Ind.; five grandchildren, Ron Meade and wife Ann, Christy Hall and husband Jason, Jima Shawn Banks, Shay Richardson and wife Candie, and Shane Richardson and wife Danielle, and 11 great-grandchildren.

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