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LaVena Wooden Richardson, 82, Taylor Co., KY (1931-2014)

LaVena Wooden Richardson of Campbellsville, daughter of the late Clarence Earl Wooden and Lertie Lee Riggs Wooden, was born in Hart County, Kentucky December 7, 1931. She died at 1:45 P.M., Wednesday, October 15, 2014 in Campbellsville, at the age of 82.

She professed faith in Christ and was of the Methodist faith. She united in marriage to Joseph Richardson in August 1977. She was always the family caregiver and gave unconditional love to whomever she cared.

Besides her husband, Joseph Richardson, she is survived by two sons and two daughters: Michael Logsdon and wife, Sandy of Jeffersonville, Indiana, Darin Quintero and Monica McIntosh and husband, Larry of Louisville and Greta Orlaska and husband, David of Dana Point, California; five step-children: Michael Richardson and wife, Saundra of Westerville, Ohio, Christine Judy and husband, Michael of Reynoldsburg, Ohio, Beth Armstrong and husband, Scott of Laurelville, Ohio, Bridgette Hoover and husband, Jimmie of Robertsdale, Alabama and Edward Richardson of Cecilia; fifteen grandchildren; seventeen great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her step-mother, Cora Murray Wooden and three brothers and two sisters: James Wooden, Melford Wooden, Gary Wooden, Altha Choate and Freda Terry.

Visitation was held at 5:00pmET, Sunday, October 19, 2014 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home in Campbellsville. The funeral service was at 11:00amET, Monday, October 20, 2014, at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home in Campbellsville, officiated by Rev. Wayne Brooks. A graveside service was held at 2:30pmET, on Monday, October 20, 2014 at Campground Cemetery in Hart County, KY.

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LaVena Wooden Richardson, 82, Taylor Co., KY (1931-2014)

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