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Celebrating the life of
LaJune Worlund Richardson
Passed away on September 12, 2023
LaJune Worlund Richardson,101, passed away peacefully at her home on Tuesday, September 12, 2023. She was born November 1, 1921, in Evergreen, Alabama to the late John Erastus Kelley and Mildred Mae Kelley. She was an Ensign in the Navy serving her country in World War II as a nurse.
She is preceded in death by her husband of 75 years, Jack LeRoy Richardson, Sr. of Savannah, Georgia. She is survived by her son, Jack L. Richardson, Jr. and his wife Kathy of Foley, Alabama; daughter, Ramona Foshee & her husband Jimmy of Savannah, Georgia; three grandchildren, David Richardson and his wife Jennifer of Remlap, Alabama; Kimberly Foshee of St. Augustine, Florida and Tod Foshee & his wife Kaitlyn of Broadway, Virginia. She is also survived by 2 great grandchildren, Jessa, and Joshua Richardson, with another great grandchild due January 2024.
LaJune was a longtime resident of the Landings and an active member of the Skidaway Island Community Church. She was involved in many church and community activities, Bible studies, book clubs, and volunteering through the years.
She had lived in Alabama, California, New Jersey, Florida, and Georgia. She enjoyed traveling and traveled extensively to many countries. She loved music and Broadway shows.
June’s strong faith and love for her Lord & Savior Jesus Christ was evident in all aspects of her life. A gentle Southern lady with a sweet spirit, she never met a stranger and was dearly loved by all who knew her. She will be greatly missed.
The family would like to acknowledge Amedysis Hospice for their exceptional care to Miss June with special thanks to Michelle Barclay-Morgan and Chequita Green for their selfless dedication and loving kindness to her.
There will be a memorial service Tuesday, September 19, 2023, at Fox and Weeks, Hodgson Chapel at 11:00 AM.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Amedysis Hospice, 138 Canal Street, Suite 304 & 305, Pooler, Georgia 31322.
Ms June will be greatly missed. She was like living history and such a treat and joy to be with.
- Laura Michael , Pineville , LA
Aunt June was a treasure, my memories of her and uncle Jack will forever be in my heart ❤️ she was such a joy to just sit and listen to and I will miss her. God bless her family and loved ones.
- Kirk Greasby, Florissant , CO
Services under the direction of:
Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Hodgson Chapel
- Memorial Service
- 11:00 a.m. on Tue, September 19, 2023
- Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Hodgson Chapel
7200 Hodgson Memorial Drive (map)
Savannah GA 31406
- A Private Service Will Be Held