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Virginia Ruth Richardson of Pauls Valley, Oklahoma was born to Oz and Effie (Coppenbarger) Musgrove on April 30, 1933 in Pauls Valley, Oklahoma and passed from this life on October 29, 2017 in Pauls Valley, Oklahoma at the age of 84 years.

Virginia married George Curtis Richardson on November 7, 1953 in Gainesville, Texas. Virginia worked as a child care worker at SORC for 25 years. She enjoyed going to senior citizens, doll collecting, crafts, and dancing. She had a passion for Victorian homes.

Her children were the highlights of her life. Virginia taught others to never give up, perseverance, education matters, and how to be a loving mother.

The family would like to thank Dr. Dennis Whitehouse, nurses of Pauls Valley General Hospital, and the staff of Washita Valley Nursing Home for their care of Virginia.

Mrs. Richardson is survived by her son, Tony Richardson and wife Micki of Pauls Valley, Oklahoma; daughters: Barbara Mullins of Davis, Oklahoma, and Carolyn Hopson and husband Rick of Pauls Valley, Oklahoma; sister, Sharon Mars and husband Everett of Pauls Valley, Oklahoma; 7 grandchildren: Heath Richardson and wife Annalisa, Heather Jones and husband Casey, Hillary Richardson, Curt Richardson, Mattie Richardson, Caleb Hopson and Wacey Hopson; 4 great-grandchildren: Taylor and Beau Richardson, and Caseton and Tenlye Jones; one sister-in-law, Nina McBride and husband Dave; and special friend, her hairdresser for 50 plus years, Janell McKee.

Mrs. Richardson is preceded in death by her husband George Richardson, parents Oz and Effie Musgrove, and 5 sisters and 3 brothers.

Funeral services are scheduled for Wednesday, November 1, 2017 at 10 a.m. at the Church of Christ in Pauls Valley, Oklahoma with David Rodriguez officiating.

Interment will be in the Paoli Cemetery under the direction of Wooster Funeral Home. You may send a condolence to the family at www.woosterfuneralhomes.com.
Published on November 9, 2017
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