Nancy Lorine Elvis Richardson

June 14, 1938 - March 15, 2013
Nancy Lorine Elvis Richardson


Nancy Lorine Elvis Richardson, 74, of Wilmington, passed away Friday, March 15, 2013 at Autumn Care of Myrtle Grove.

Born in Marlboro County, SC on June 14, 1938, she was a daughter of the late Harry and Aline Jordan Elvis. She was a clerk for Revco for many years and was an active member of Gateway Pentecostal Church. She loved doing for others by taking her neighbors to doctor appointments and to her church. Mrs. Richardson enjoyed cooking for and spending time with her family.

Surviving are two sons, Eddie Richardson & fiancé Lisa, Harry Richardson, all of Wilmington, NC; a daughter, Gerri Coxe & husband Ronald of Blenheim, SC; two sisters, Lila Nash of Fayetteville, NC, Elizabeth Gause of McColl, SC; six grandchildren, Chris Nolan, Heather Archer, Ashley Smith, Mandy Sherrill, Duane Richardson, Jennifer Richardson-Myers; four great-grandchildren; one great-great grandchild; very special to her heart, Greg & Sue Taylor and their children, Lee and Nash; and special friend, Dianne Brewer. In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her husband, Edward Richardson; a son, Ronnie Richardson; and a brother, James Elvis.

Visitation will be Sunday evening from 4 pm until 6 pm at Wilmington Funeral & Cremation.

Funeral services will be 11 am Monday at Gateway Pentecostal Church with Reverend Jay Young officiating. Burial will be 4 pm Monday at Sunset Memorial Park in Bennettsville, SC.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Gateway Pentecostal Church; 4815 Wrightsville Avenue; Wilmington, NC 28403 or to the American Diabetes Association; P.O. Box 11454; Alexandria, VA 22312.

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Wilmington Funeral & Cremation, 1535 S. 41st Street, Wilmington, NC 28403 910.791.9099


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  • April 03, 2013
    Velma Maloney says:
    Earths loss and Heavens gain! You will be missed Very Much!!! I send my regards to the Family, One of her Best Friends, Velma Maloney!

  • March 15, 2013
    Gene and Lila Nash says:
    Our hearts are heavy about our precious loved one. You will be missed so much. All our thoughts are with you.

  • March 15, 2013
    Angela Freeman says:
    Gerri, so sorry to hear about your mother. Love you!

  • March 18, 2013
    Wanda Wood says:
    Prayers for all the family in this difficult time. Lorine will be remembered by all that loved her. She's with the Angels now and suffering no more. God Bless all of you.

  • March 20, 2013
    Kathy M. Brandis says:
    I am truly sorry for your loss. God blessed you all with a wonderful mother and now my prayer is that He will wrap His loving arms around you all and give you the comfort and and peace that only he can give. You all will be in my prayers.