Eugene Richardson

eugene richardson

February 7, 1976 ~ May 17, 2023

Born in: Lee County, NC
Resided in: Cameron, NC

Oliver Eugene Richardson, age 47, of Cameron, formerly of Sanford died Wednesday, May 17, 2023 in Hendersonville, NC, where he was working as a superintendent with Carolina Commercial Contractors. 

 A native of Lee County he was a son of Joyce Bass Page and the late Robbie Lee Page, Eugene married Tonia McCrimmon on March 25, 2000 and together they had one daughter Kaitlyn Richardson. 

Eugene was a hard worker and was well respected anywhere he worked. He enjoyed singing, playing the guitar, and playing ball. He was a devoted husband, son, friend, uncle, brother, and father. 

He was preceded in death by his sister Bobbie Sue Page.

In addition to his wife Tonia, daughter Kaitlyn and mother Joyce, he is survived by his siblings Chris Page of Sanford, Denna Tickle and husband Michael of Cameron, Donna Davis of Broadway, Tammy Graveen and husband Rick of Wilmington; Sherry Deal and husband Chad of Sanford. He is also survived by his 10 nephews, and 3 nieces, 5 great nephews and 3 great nieces.

Funeral services will be 4:00 PM Friday at Emmanuel Baptist Church with Pastor Mike Garner, Eugene Ussery and Scott Yow officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends at Emmanuel Baptist Church on Thursday from 6:00 – 8:00. 

Fry & Prickett Funeral Home is serving the Richardson family. 

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Visitation: May 25, 2023 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Emmanuel Baptist Church
632 McCrimmon Road
Carthage, NC 28327

Funeral Service: May 26, 2023 4:00 pm

Emmanuel Baptist Church
632 McCrimmon Road
Carthage, NC 28327

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  1. Many prayers to all of you ! So very sorry for your loss. He was a very special friend to our family. Love and hugs always ..

  2. Sorry to hear about Eugene he will truly be missed my prayers go out to you and your family for your loss.
    Lisa Page

  3. Sorry to hear about my classmate. He was a great guy. Sending prayers and condolences to his wife and family!!

  4. So sorry to hear of his passing. Love to our family. Aunt Joyce Toot and I love you and we have you and the family in our thoughts and prayers. ❤️

  5. I’m so sorry for you’re loss! Sending prayers and love to all the family 🙏🏼♥️🙏🏼♥️
    Love Donna (Bolen) Gordon

  6. I share your pain for losing someone who is so dear to you. Even in times of sorrow, God’s love is unfailing. May His love embrace you with comfort and peace!l He heals the brokenhearted and binds up their wounds. Psalm 147:3
    We are here if you need anything at all. With all of our love, hugs and prayers!

  7. Rest In Peace Eugene🕊🤍 Our Deepest Condolences To All Of Family. Love and Prayers🙏 Love, Frank, Teddi, Franki & Sandi Berryman❤️

  8. My thoughts and Prayers to all the family. May God surround you all with his comfort,peace,and everlasting Love

  9. I did not know you but I do know Bryce and Emily! I pray God’s hands are on the family for peace and comfort are this time of sorrow!
    Jerry and Sandra Tigrett

  10. Your Grandma and Ninfa and I will miss you so much may you rest in peace 🕊️🕊️🕊️

  11. No words can describe how very sorry I am for your loss. My greatest heartfelt sympathy are with you and your family during this difficult time. Eugene was an amazing and hard working man, he will truly be missed. May you get through this difficult time, through prayers & with the comfort of friends. May God comfort you with his words at Revelation 21.4 ► And God shall wipe away tears from their eyes, and there shall be no more death, neither sorrow nor crying, neither shall there be any more pain; for the former things are passed away.

  12. Sorry for your loss. Worked with Eugene at the Smithfield project . Good guy to work with.

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