Brittany Danielle Richardson, 22, of Taylorsville, passed away Thursday, October 20, 2016 at Johnson City Medical Center.
Miss Richardson was born on Tuesday, September 20, 1994, in Watauga County, daughter of Mark Allen and Melissa Diane Richardson. She was a student at Lee-McRae College where she was studying Wildlife Biology. She enjoyed hiking, drawing, watching movies, and spending time with her boyfriend, Nick Benfield.
She is survived by her parents, Mark and Melissa Richardson of Taylorsville; her paternal grandmother, Wilma Richardson of Jefferson; her maternal grandparents, David and Peggy Richardson of Creston; her dog, Alice; and several aunts and uncles.
Funeral services were held Monday, October 24, 2016, at Boone Family Funeral Home Chapel, with Rev. Keith Gilliam and Pastor Stephen Jones officiating. Graveside services were held Tuesday, October 25, 2016 at Ashelawn Memorial Gardens Cemetery.
Flowers accepted or memorials may be made to May Wildlife Rehabilitation Center, 191 Main Street, Banner Elk, NC 28604.
You may give the family your condolences at our website www.boonefuneralhome.com.
Boone Family Funeral Home of West Jefferson was in charge of these arrangements.