James B. Richmond

February 28, 1932April 28, 2018

James B. Richmond -

Of Jackson, departed this life, April 28, 2018 at the age of 86. He was born February 28, 1932 in Albion, Michigan to the late Henrietta (Union) Richmond and Benjamin Richmond. James accepted Christ at an early age and was a member of Oasis of Love Full Gospel Church. James was the only son to 8 siblings, which 7 preceded him in death. He is survived by daughters, Jimmatta (Bernard) Jones, Michelle (Will) Brown, sons, John (Pat) Griffin and James (Zakiya) Richmond Jr., a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and a very good friend Charles Pitts. A special thank you to the staff of Allegra Nursing Home. James will be truly missed by all. Per his wishes cremation has taken place and a memorial service will be held at Oasis of Love Full Gospel Church, Saturday May 5, 2018 at 12:00 P.M. Family will receive friends 11:30 A.M. until service time.


  • Mattie (Griffin) Richmond, Wife
  • Henrietta (Union) Richmond, Mother
  • Benjamin Richmond, Father
  • Leola Brown, Sister
  • Minnie Sassie, Sister
  • Bernice Cochran, Sister
  • Ethel Bee Stafford, Sister
  • Rosetta Priddy, Sister
  • Barbara Ozier, Sister
  • Celestine Bicy, Sister
  • Jimmatta (Bernard) Brown, Daughter
  • Michelle (Will) Brown, Daughter
  • John (Pat) Griffin, Son
  • James B. (Zakiya) Richmond, Jr., Son
  • Shirley (Otis) Brown, Sister
  • Charles Pitts, Very Good Friend
  • Mr. Richmond also leaves to cherish his memories: seventeen grandchildren and numerous great grandchildren; nieces, nephews and cousins.


  • Visitation Saturday, May 5, 2018
  • Memorial Service Saturday, May 5, 2018

James B. Richmond

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