The Enid News and Eagle, Enid, OK

March 19, 2014

Clarence "Gene" Richardson

Published 3-20-14


Enid News and Eagle

Hennessey, OK — HENNESSEY – Funeral for Clarence “Gene” Richardson, 72, will be 10 a.m. Friday, March 21, 2014, at 132 Bible Church, officiated by L.D. Choate. Burial will follow in Hennessey Cemetery under the direction of Cordry-Gritz Funeral Home.

Gene was born in Caney on March 25, 1941, to Lester Woodrow and Vergie Austin Richardson and died Tuesday, March 18, 2014, at St. Mary’s Regional Medical Center, Enid.

He married Linda Smith on Nov. 17, 2006, in Enid.

Gene is survived by his wife, Linda of the home; three sons, Daryl Richardson of Kingfisher, and Mike Smith and wife Kamiee and Mark Smith and wife Claire, all of Hennessey; one daughter, Christy Dufur of Caddo; nine grandchildren, Andrew Richardson, Michael Smith, Marlee Smith, McKenzie Smith, Kole Smith, Matthew Smith, Macee Smith, Haley Smith and Trevin Smith.

He was preceded in death by two daughters.

Memorial donations may be made in his name to the National Emphysema Foundation, with the funeral home serving as custodian of the funds.

(Submitted by family)