E. Floyd Richardson, age 71, of Alvin, Texas passed away Friday, September 14, 2012 at his residence.
Floyd was born on January 16, 1941 in Alvin, Texas. He was a resident of Alvin for the majority of his 71 years. He graduated from Alvin High School in 1959 and went on to receive his Bachelor Degree in Industrial Engineering from the University of Houston. He worked for various companies as an engineer before getting into Machine sales. He was an avid sportsman who loved to play golf and bowl. He was a devoted husband, father and grandfather. Family was first and foremost in his life. He thought the world of all his granddaughters as they thought the same of him. Papa was first on their list to tell about their accomplishments in school and other activities. He touched the lives of many people through his humor, generosity, caring and thoughtfulness.
Floyd was preceded in death by his parents Ernest Volley and Pearl Susan Richardson and sister, Ruth Ellen Street.
Floyd is survived by his wife, Nora Richardson, daughter Michelle Hilborn and husband, Aaron; daughter, Marie Staines and husband , Jon; granddaughters, Laikyn Hilborn, Heather Hilborn, Holly Hilborn, Alexis Staines, Lily Staines and sister, Elizabeth Weaver.
Visitation will be held from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., Tuesday, September 18, 2012 at Scott Funeral Home in Alvin, Texas. Funeral services will begin at 10:00 a.m., Wednesday, September 19, 2012 at St. John’s Catholic Church in Alvin, Texas. Interment will follow at the Mustang Lutheran Cemetery, Alvin, Texas.