Cora Mae Richardson entered into eternal rest on July 19, 2018. Cora was born June 24, 1941 in Madison, Louisiana to Reverend Curtis and Cornetta “Connie” Lloyd.
Cora was a housekeeper for many years. She also worked as a housekeeper for the University of Texas Medical Branch.
Cora is preceded in death by her husband, Willie John Richardson and her siblings, Richard, Thomas, Benjamin, Willie, Robert, Elnor and Dora Lloyd and infant son, Willie J. Richardson, Jr.
Cora leaves to cherish her memories: her five daughters, Myrtis Lester (Larry), Connie McCullen, Jacquelyn Hymes, Willie “Peechiz” McCullen (Clyde) and Debra Coker (Kerwin); stepdaughter, Gloria Ballard; devoted sister, Maggie Robert; her grandchildren, Korrye Williams (Neecy), William, Lucrecia and Ida McCullen, Christopher, Tiffany and Destinee Lester, Chaz Allen, JaColbie Provost, Ashley Duhon (Alfred), Sakeena McAldridge, Javier Hawkins, Kyonna Hymes, La Coria Brown (Timothy) and Toney Hurd, Jr; 21 great-grandchildren; 3 great-great-grandchildren; four godchildren, Joe-Ann Hudson, Cathy Cooper, Keith Teagle and Donald Ray Lynch along with other family and friends.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, July 28, 2018. The visitation will begin at 9:00 a.m. followed a ceremony to celebrate her life at 11:00 a.m. Both events will take place at the chapel of Bay Area Funeral Directors located at 5410 FM 1765 (facing Highway 3) Texas City, TX 77591. 409-933-4300. All memorials may be sent to the funeral home.