Mose Doyle Richardson

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September 21, 1921 – November 28, 2014
BOWIE – Mose Doyle Richardson 93 lifelong resident and businessman of Bowie, died Nov. 28, 2014.
Visitation will be from 6-7:30 p.m. Dec. 3 at Shaw’s Funeral Home.
A memorial service will be Dec. 4 at Union Hill Missionary Baptist Church.
He was born to Harvey and Auda Richardson on Sept. 21, 1921 in Salona, TX.
In 1943 he and his brother, H.A. Richardson, bought a feed store in Bowie naming it Richardson Brothers Feed.
In 1951, he married Darlene Preuninger. They had three children, Nancy, Jerrall and Allan. Their activities as a family involved family time, church and wonderful summer vacations.
In 1966, he built the first peanut drying plant, R&R Peanut Drying Company, in this area.
He started M.D. Richardson Sales and Service in 1974 manufacturing concrete septic tanks and supplying water well pumps and pipe. It is currently owned and operated by his daughter, Nancy Harrison, and her husband, Dave.
Doyle’s favorite volunteer work was with the Bowie Volunteer Fire Department. He joined Feb. 2, 1953 and retired Dec. 31, 1984.
Doyle is survived by his wife, Darlene; two children Nancy Harrison and her husband, Dave; Jerrall Richardson and his wife Pam; seven grandchildren, Brittani Kroog and her husband, Odie, Maranda Harrison, David Harrison and his wife, Hannah, Jeremey Richardson and his wife Shawna, Jennifer Harbin and her husband Matt, Michael Richardson and his wife Jacque, Shawn Richardson and his wife Alisha; six great grandchildren; three sisters, Joyce May, Jean Bridgewater and Patsy Plaxco.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Harvey and Auda Richardson; son, David Allan Richardson; brother, H.A. Richardson Jr. and sister JoAnn Stone.
The family requests that memorials be made to the Bowie Volunteer Fire Department of Bowie or Hospice of Wichita Falls, TX.
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