Randall Richardson 1964-2020

YOUNGSTOWN — Mr. Randall “Randy” Richardson 56, of Youngstown, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, Nov. 19, 2020, at St. Elizabeth Youngstown Hospital.

Mr. Richardson, also know as Randy, was born March 18, 1964, in Youngstown, a son to Ollie Sr. and the late Virginia Ervin Richardson.

Randy was a 1983 graduate from The Rayen High School and attended Youngstown State University. He was a member of Greater Friendship Baptist Church, he worked at the Salvation Army for many years and currently was working at the Covelli Centre . He was a professional boxer and Golden Glove Champion, on Oct. 21, 2016, he was inducted into the Ebony Sports Museum of Hall of Fame.

He leaves to cherish his memory, his father, his children, Latoya Richardson, Rachelle Richardson and Brittney Richardson; his siblings, Sharon Kay Muldrow, Gloria (Dave) Blackmon, Claudette (Lucius) Richardson Clinkscales, Valerie (Ricky) Fleetion, Rosalind Ratliff, Diane Hall, Lugean (Frank) Henderson, Gregory Richardson and Quincy Jones Sr.; eight grandchildren; his special friend, Rhonda Hill; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends who loved him dearly.

He was preceded in death by his mother; three brothers, Freddie Hamilton, Chester Richardson and Ollie “Chubby” Richardson Jr.; his grandparents, Minnie Anderson, Julia Benjamin, Percy Lett, Sr. and Marion Anderson.

A viewing will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. Monday, Nov. 30, 2020, at New Bethel Baptist Church where a private funeral service will follow for immediately family only.

Social distancing will be upheld and you will be required to wear a mask before entering the building. Rules will be strictly enforced.

For the health and safety of everyone, guests are asked not to linger after the viewing.

The F.D. Mason Memorial Funeral Home, Inc. has been granted the honor to serve the family during this difficult time.

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