Mary Lynne Price Richardson, 80 formerly of Covington died Thursday November 3,
2020 at Athens-Limestone Hospital in Athens, Alabama. Mrs. Richardson also resided
in Clarksville, Tenn for over 50 years upon her death.
The graveside service will be at 11 am. Friday November 11, 2022 at Charleston
Cemetery in Charleston, Tenn, with the Rev. Robert “Chip”Smith, her nephew
officiating. A visitation with the family will be planned at a later date. Spry Funeral
Home in Athens, AL and Maley-Yarbrough Funeral Home in Covington, Tenn are in
charge of local arrangements.
Lynne was born August 24, 1942 in Detroit, Michigan the daughter of William S.Price
and Doris J Price.
Mrs. Richardson was a 1960 graduate of Byers Hall High School and a 1983 graduate of
Austin Peay State University in accounting. She was an accountant for ERA Harris
Realty, Prudential Realty, and up to her retirement in 2019, Pen-Fed Realty. Lynne
was a member of the Clarksville Citizens Police Academy Alumni. She enjoyed dog
shows, traveling, her family, friends, and her beloved grandchildren. She was fondly
known to them as “Silly G”.
She was preceded in death by her husband, John D.Richardson also formerly from
Covington, Tenn. Survivors include; a daughter; Andrea Richardson Mayer ( John),
Decatur, AL; two sisters, and her beloved granddaughter; Katie Mac Mayer, VA, and
grandson; John David (JD) Richardson Mayer, CO as well as her loving nieces and
Pallbearers will be John L. Mayer, Tommy Ferguson Jr., JD Mayer Lee Steinhouse,
John Steinhouse, and Jim Steinhouse.
Memorials may be made to either St.Jude Children’s Research Hospital or Melanoma
Research Foundation ( MRF)