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Mrs. Violet Thompson Richmond

The Thompson, Richmond and Edwards families announce the sudden death of our Mother, Sister, Cousin, Aunt and friend, Mrs. Violet Thompson Richmond. This sad event occurred during the weekend of March 12th at her home in Ganta City, Nimba County, Liberia.         

Violet is survived by her husband, Mr. Noel Richmond, her daughter, Iris E. Quarshie, and son, Lato Campbell; two sisters, Cherry Thompson Williams and Sandra Jarba; three brothers, John N. Thompson, Nyema Thompson and Edwin Thompson; many aunties, including Angeline Freeman and Elizabeth Thompson; several cousins, including, Florence Richards Thomas, Rhonda Richards von Ballmoos, Roselind Rogers Jones, Ralph Edwards, Lucien Edwards, Ruby Edwards Martin, Iris Edwards Johnson, Dorothy Edwards Beyan, Dolores Edwards Togba, Jonathan Mack Edwards, Sam W. Thompson, Wade Thompson Dennis, Beverly Thompson, etc., and a host of other relatives and friends.

Violet was popular, gregarious and lived a vibrant life. She was friends with everyone and people naturally gravitated toward her. She made a lasting impression on everyone she met - Her loss has left a huge emptiness in our lives.

Funeral Services:
Saturday April 8, 2017 at 10:00am
S.T. Nagbe United Methodist Church,
13th and 14th Streets, Sinkor,
Tubman Boulevard,
Monrovia, Liberia

Saturday April 8, 2017          
Brewerville, Liberia

Contact information:
Iris E. Quarshie: +1-980-643-3662
Cherry Thompson Williams: +1-701-491-2708
Nyema Thompson: +1-704-713-8094
John N. Thompson: +1-336-402-5684
Sandra Jarba: +1-704-756-9726
Rhonda Richards von Ballmoos: +231-880-969-045

All friends wishing to make a contribution in memory Violet Thompson Richmond can do so at the Bank of  America Checking account # 237030992854 (Nyema Thompson).