Jo Ann Richardson

August 28, 1949May 3, 2018

Jo Ann McPherson Richardson, 68, of Brandon, MS passed away on May 3, 2018. Jo Ann was born in Birmingham, Alabama, August 28, 1949 to Catherine McPherson and Bob McPherson. She attended St. Barnabus Catholic School in Birmingham, Alabama. Jo Ann married Donald Richardson, and together they had 2 children, Christopher and Johnathon. She worked as a dental assistant all of her life. She enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and sitting out by the pool. Jo Ann was a proud member of St. Paul Catholic church, Flowood, MS. She is survived by, her children Christopher and Johnathon Richardson, grandchildren Robert, Hunter, Nicole, and Dalton Richardson, and her great-grandson, Brantley Richardson, and was predeceased by her mother and father Bob and Catherine McPherson, husband Donald Richardson, and sister Janet Grendburg. Funeral services will be held at Parkway Funeral Home at 1161 Highland Colony Pkwy Ridgeland, MS on Sunday May 6, 2018 at 2pm. Visitation for Jo Ann McPherson Richardson will be held from 12pm to 2pm at Parkway Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Parkway Memorial Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made in Jo Ann's name to St. Paul Catholic Church Flowood, Mississippi.


  • Christopher Richardson, Son
  • Johnathon Richardson, Son
  • Robert Richardson, Grandson
  • Hunter Richardson, Grandson
  • Nicole Richardson, Granddaughter
  • Dalton Richardson, Grandson
  • Brantley Richardson, Great Grandson

  • Shane Fielder
  • Kelly Lipscomb
  • Richard Griffin
  • Will Freeman
  • Robby Grant
  • Kevin McKay


  • Visitation Sunday, May 6, 2018
  • Funeral Service Sunday, May 6, 2018

Jo Ann Richardson

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Linda McPherson Harless

May 7, 2018

So sorry for your loss. She was my first cousin and every year my dad and mom would drive from SC to visit. I would stay with Jo Ann and Janet. We kept in touch . The photo you posted shows her loving happy spirit. God bless you all