WELLSVILLE – Phyllis M. “Mickie” Richardson, 66, was called home by her Lord and Savior on Tuesday (July 13, 2021) at Highland Park Rehabilitation and Nursing Home.
Phyllis was born on April 6, 1956 in Wellsville to Frederick J. and Phyllis A. (Perry) Grimes. She was a 1975 graduate of Portville Central School. She worked for AVX, Corporation in Olean on the production line from 1978 until 2000.
In addition to her mother, Phyllis A. Grimes of Andover, Mickie is survived by two sons, Eric Richardson and Bradley (Cheyanne) Richardson, both of Andover; a brother, Michael F. (Karen) Grimes of Maple Springs; the father of her children, William Richardson of Portville; three grandchildren, Lane Richardson, Spencer Richardson and Norah Richardson; her lifelong friend, Mary Nevol of Andover; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
She was predeceased by her father, Frederick J. Grimes.
Mickie had a deep devotion to her Lord that was expressed in the way she lived. She loved life; she always had a positive comment about others; and she never complained about her personal circumstances. Mickie loved reading her Bible, Christian themed books and novels. She was a long-time member of St. Andrews United Methodist Church in Weston Mills
Mickie was an avid Buffalo Bills fan, loved her dogs, and enjoyed watching the Hallmark Channel with their “Count Down to Christmas”. She also enjoyed word search and sudoku puzzles.
The memorial service will be held on Saturday (July 17) at 6:00 p.m. at Baker-Swan Funeral Home in Andover. Rev. Clara E. Wilder of Tri-Church Parish in Brocton will officiate. Burial in Hinsdale Cemetery in Hinsdale will be at the convenience of the family. Online condolences may be offered at www.baker-swan.com.
Memorial contributions in Mickie’s name may be made to SPCA Serving Allegany County, 5440 NY-19, Belmont, NY 14813. © 2021 Baker-Swan Funeral Home.