Doyle E Richardson

October 19, 1936 ~ April 15, 2020 (age 83)


Doyle E. Richardson, 83, of Mt. Carmel, Illinois passed away on April 15, 2020 at Select Specialty Hospital in Evansville, IN.

He was born on October 19, 1936 in New Haven, IL, the son of Louis E. and Rata L. (Carney) Richardson. Throughout his life he worked as a coal miner and a truck driver. He enjoyed taking care of his pets.

Doyle is survived by three children, Stephen Richardson of Enfield, IL, Judy Lynn Richardson of Hawesville, KY, and Dianna Richardson of Louisville, KY; three siblings, Margaret Bower of McLeansboro, IL, Kenneth Wayne Richardson of McLeansboro, IL and James Richardson of New Haven, IL.

Preceded in death by his parents, Louis and Rata; two brothers, Donald and Curtis.

Private graveside services will be held at Lick Prairie Cemetery in Wabash County, IL.        

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