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First Apostolic Church
Thursday May 16th, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm

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Celebration of Life

First Apostolic Church
Thursday May 16th, 2019

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Oak Ridge Memorial Park
Friday May 17th, 2019

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Bert Richmond

Obituary of Bert Richmond

Bert Richmond, age 75 of Knoxville, TN passed away on Tuesday, May 14, 2019 at NHC in Knoxville, TN. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, and great grandfather. Bert loved playing with his grandchildren whom was dear to his heart. He enjoyed playing the guitar and writing songs. Bert loved the Lord and was a member of First Apostolic Church in Knoxville, TN for 45 years.

Bert is preceded in death by his parents, Carl Elvin Sr. and Dorothy Richmond; and several siblings. He leaves behind his wife of 52 years, Ora Richmond; children, James (Debra), Tammy (Dale), Kimberly, and Daniel (Nancy); grandchildren, Jennifer (Rick), James A. (Kaliegh), Nicholas, Charlene, Corey, Gracie, and Jacob; great grandchildren, Emily, Kaylee, Landry, and Scarlett; and 6 siblings.

Bert's family will receive his friends from 6:00pm - 8:00pm on Thursday, May 16, 2019 with his celebration of life to follow at 8:00pm at First Apostolic Church in Knoxville, TN with Bishop McCool officiating. Bert's interment will be at 11:00am on Friday, May 17, 2019 at Oak Ridge Memorial Park in Oak Ridge, TN. Jones Mortuary in Clinton, TN is in charge of all arrangements.

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It's been 2 1/2 yrs now. Still miss you.
Love you Dad

Tammy Newman Dec 13 2021 8:37 PM

Bro Richmond was a great friend. Praying for your family. Love the Magdos family

Gino Magdos May 17 2019 12:00 AM

Dad, thanks for always being there no matter what. We love you and miss you.

Jimmy Richmond May 16 2019 12:00 AM

I love you Dad. I miss you. Tammy

Tammy Newman May 15 2019 12:00 AM

Our thoughts and prayers are with you Sis. Ora and the family. I can just see Bro. Richmond working around the altar praying with people especially my Uncle Paul. He will be missed I am so sorry for your loss. EARTHS LOSS IS HEAVENS GAIN. Love you all. Always in our hearts.

Rhonda D Cookenour May 15 2019 12:00 AM

Thoughts and prayers to all the Richmond's from your Pepsi family

Scott Eddy May 15 2019 12:00 AM

Kim (and family) ~ I'm so sorry to hear of your dads passing. He left a wonderful legacy. I pray the memories you have will help you as you grieve. I'll be thinking and praying specifically for you in the days and months ahead. You are loved! Missy Mishoe

Missy Mishoe May 15 2019 12:00 AM

So sorry for your loss. With sympathy, Susan

Susan Lee Bambu May 14 2019 12:00 AM

We will miss you Uncle Bert,. Our memories of you and your worship in church will continue to be a blessing to many who knew you. You will continue to be a blessing to those who will only hear of your kindness, faithfulness, worship and laughter from the stories others will share of you. Congratulations! Welcome to heaven. Love your family, Mike & Kathy

Mike & Kathy, Richmond, Williams May 14 2019 12:00 AM

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