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Mary Dorcas (Blaker) Richardson

Monday, December 8, 2003

Mary Dorcas (Blaker) Richardson, 86, of Linton, died at 9:15 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 6, 2003, at Glenburn Home in Linton.

Born May 8, 1917, in Bloomfield, she was the daughter of Calvin and Emma Sarver Blaker.

She was a homemaker. She was retired from the Kroger store, having started in Bloomfield then relocating to Linton. She was a member of Linton Eastern Star 140 and the Linton First Christian Church.

Survivors include several nieces and nephews, and a boy she raised, Bobby Green of Florida.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Russell Lee Richardson, on Jan. 3, 1991; three sisters, Maxine Ramsey, Bessie Martindale and Goldie Sparks; a brother, Troy Blaker; and her parents.

There will be no visitation. A graveside service will be at 11 a.m. on Wednesday at Grandview Cemetery in Bloomfield with the Rev. Sharron Skinner officiating. Jenkins and Sons Funeral Home in Bloomfield is in charge of arrangements.