Margaret R. Richardson
Margaret R. Richardson
August 14, 1933 - March 16, 2021


Margaret Richardson, 87, of Palatka passed away Tuesday, March 16, 2021 at North Florida Regional Medical Center in Gainesville following a brief illness.

Margaret was born and raised in St. Augustine and had lived in Palatka 65 years. She had worked as an administrator in bag manufacturing at Central States and retired after 40 years of service. She was a member of Peniel Baptist Church. She loved people, socializing, playing Bingo at Bingo Palace, and had many friends. She enjoyed gardening, yard work, being outside, and watching Judge Judy and Soap Operas. Her two great grandsons were her Joy.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Edward Richardson; her son, Drew “D.W.” Richardson; and her parents, Thomas and Vermel Rawlins.

Surviving are her daughter-in-law, Michele Richardson of Fleming Island; two sisters, Juanita “Kitty” Cook of Brandon and Clarice Mulligan of St. Augustine; two grandchildren, Jordan Richardson and Stevie Andrews; and two great grandchildren, Liam Andrews and Murphy Andrews.

A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.

Memorial donations may be made to Haven E.T. York Hospice Care Center, 4200 NW 90th Blvd., Gainesville, FL 32606. Messages of encouragement may be expressed in her online guestbook at

Masters Funeral Home of Palatka is in charge of arrangements.

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