The Obituary for Mr. William Shelby Richardson, Jr


Graveside Service for William Shelby Richardson, Jr., 54, of Jacksons Gap, will be Friday, September 20, 2019 at 10:00 am at the Hillview Memorial Park. The family will receive friends on Thursday, September 19, 2019 from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm at Radney Funeral Home.

Shelby passed away on Monday, September 16, 2019 at Grandview Medical Center in Birmingham. He was born on March 14, 1965 in Sylacauga, Alabama to William Shelby Richardson, Sr. and Mary Frances Roberson Richardson. He was a member of Orr Street Baptist Church. Shelby was a superintendent of waste water for the City of Alexander City. He enjoyed football, hunting, fishing, being outdoors, antique shopping, Jeep rides, and tinkering with antique vehicles.

He is survived by his son, William Galen Richardson; mother, Mary Frances Roberson Maynard; step father, James Alvin Maynard and his beloved dog, Henry.

He was preceded in death by his father and his sister, Betty Joyce Emfinger.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to: American Cancer Society, 1100 Ireland Way, Birmingham, Alabama 35205.

Radney Funeral Home of Alexander City, AL is directing.