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Bernadette F. Richardson, of New Orleans, LA., died peacefully on March 6, 2017 surrounded by her closest friends and family. She was 70 years old. Bernadette was born in New Orleans and lived there for most of her life. She served in the hospitality industry at the Fairmont Hotel and Harrah's Casino for over 45 years, earning numerous awards and recognition for her work. Bernadette was a graduate of Holy Redeemer Elementary School and St. Mary's Academy High School. She was preceded in death by her parents, Rene P. Foy and Nellie Dolliole Foy, her grandson Jayden C. Richardson, and eight brothers and sisters. She is survived by her sons, Colonel Derrick B. Richardson, United States Air Force and Jason M. Richardson; grandchildren Alexis D. Richardson and Derrian G. Richardson; her sister Eunola F. Mansion, daughter-in-law LaChandra C. Richardson, former husband Herbert J. Richardson, Jr., and over thirty nieces and nephews. Friends and family, as well as employees of Harrah's Casino, The Fairmont Hotels, members of the United States Air Force and United States Special Operations Command, BMW of Atlanta, the Sisters of the Holy Family, graduates of St. Mary's Academy and parishioners of St. Jude Catholic Church are invited to attend visitation at St. Jude Church on Monday, March 13, 2017 at 9:00 a.m., with funeral service beginning at 11 a.m.

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  • Monday, April 17, 2017
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