Emma Richardson

Obituary of Emma Elizabeth Richardson

Emma Elizabeth Richardson, 91 of Bedford, passed away Monday, May 25, 2020 at Centra Bedford Memorial Hospital. She was born on Wednesday, August 15, 1928 in Roanoke, a daughter of the late James M. Padgett and Leona J. Graves Padgett. She was also preceded in death by her husbands, Joseph Schoonover & Vivian Richardson; her sons, Raymond Schoonover, Riley Schoonover, Richard Schoonover, Ronald Schoonover; her brothers, Beverly W. Padgett, Earl S. Padgett; her sisters, Joanne Peters, Betty Willard. She is survived by her son, Robert Schoonover; her daughter, Ruth Ann Taylor as well as her nieces, Carole Webb, Karen Majerczyk, Rebecca Taylor, Mary Padgett and numerous grandchildren & great grandchildren. The family will receive friends on Thursday, May 28, 2020 from 11 AM until 12:30 PM at Updike Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Bedford and a graveside service will be held at Greenwood Cemetery at 1 PM with Rev. Roger McKinney officiating. Arrangements are being handled by Updike Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Bedford.
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Graveside Service

1:00 pm
Thursday, May 28, 2020
Greenwood Cemetery
1311 Park Street
Bedford, Virginia, United States
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