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Bernice M. "Snookie" Richards

January 6, 1924 — November 27, 2023

Forsyth

 

Mrs. Bernice M. “Snookie” Richards, 99, of Jackson, passed away Monday, November 27, 2023.  Graveside funeral services will be at Monroe Hills Memorial Gardens, Monday, December 4, 2023 at 2:00PM, with the Reverend David Osteen officiating. The family will greet friends at Monroe County Memorial Chapel Monday, December 4, 2023 from 1:00PM to 1:45PM.  

Mrs. Richards made her career as a nursing assistant at Clayton County General Hospital.  She loved the outdoors and diligently worked in her yard and mowing the lawn.  An active and athletic person, Mrs. Richards enjoyed exercising, swimming, and boating on High Falls Lake.  She was a long-time and faithful member of Paran Baptist Church.   

Mrs. Richards is preceded in death by her former husbands, Lynus Eugene Knight, Jack Adams, Charles Roberts, and Ancil Richards; her six sisters; daughter, Deedrie “Dee Dee” Davis; and great-grandchild, Austin Brewer.  She is survived by her son, Dennis E. Knight, of Griffin; daughter, Sheila Diane Jackson (Ronald L.), of Griffin; son George R. Knight (Pam), of Forsyth; seven grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.  

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital at www.stjude.org/donate

Please visit www.monroecountymemorialchapel.com to express condolences.  

Monroe County Memorial Chapel, 86 West Main Street, Forsyth, GA 31029 has charge of arrangements. 

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Visitation

Monday, December 4, 2023

1:00 - 1:45 pm (Eastern time)

Monroe County Memorial Chapel

86 W Main St, Forsyth, GA 31029

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Monday, December 4, 2023

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Monroe Hills Memorial Gardens

Hwy 41, Forsyth, GA 31029

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