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The Reverend Jimmie Rogers Richmond, Sr.

October 18, 1941 ~ November 13, 2021 (age 80)

Obituary

God's servant answered the ultimate call on Saturday evening, November 13, 2021 while surrounded by those he loved and loved him.  He was born to Walter Richmond and Nancy Jane Wade Richmond in Caswell County, North Carolina on October 18, 1941.  He was a 1960 graduate of Pleasant Grove Union High School.  He married the love of his life Dorothy Sellars Richmond in 1961.  They shared an inseparable love for over 60 years.  He was the owner and operator of Richmond Trucking for several years.  

He professed a hope in Jesus Christ at an early age and was baptized at Sweet Gum Grove Missionary Baptist Church.  After much prayer and fasting, he accepted the call into the Gospel Ministry and was the pastor of Smith's Chapel Missionary Baptist Church for over 25 years and was the founder of Allred New Mission Missionary Baptist Church.  He loved the Lord, good gospel music, a little farming, good food and fellowship.  He was truly a servant at heart who will be missed by his family, congregation and many dear friends.  

He leaves his loving memory and fervent prayers to his devoted and faithful wife Dorothy S. Richmond "Doris"; two children: Jimmie R. Richmond, Jr. and Falecia Richmond McCaster; four grandchildren: Tele' Richmond and Amillion Mumphrey (Lavar) - whom he raised as his own; Cash McCaster (Harmony R. McCaster) and Romond Richmond; two great-grandchildren: four siblings: Minister Doretha Whittington (Charles), Janice R. Faucette, Dennis Richmond (Marion), Lee Holloman (Joe) and Ricky Richmond (Karen) as well as a host of nieces, nephews other relatives and dear friends.  

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a grandson Jonathan Richmond and siblings: Billy Richmond, Shirley Stepney, Amanda Jane Kirkpatrick and Lula Mae Richmond Watkins.

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Services

Viewing
Friday
November 19, 2021

1:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Sharpe Funeral Home, Inc,
520 Rosenwald St.
Burlington, NC 27217

Wake-with the Family present
Saturday
November 20, 2021

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Allred New Mission Missionary Baptist Church
244 Kerr's Chapel Rd.
Burlington, NC 27217

Funeral Service
Saturday
November 20, 2021

1:00 PM
Allred New Mission Missionary Baptist Church
244 Kerr's Chapel Rd.
Burlington, NC 27217

Interment following funeral service
Saturday
November 20, 2021

Allred New Mission Missionary Baptist Church
244 Kerr's Chapel Rd.
Burlington, NC 27217

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