5/5/2019 3:21:00 PM Wanda McAlister Richardson July 28, 1943 - May 2, 2019
LINCOLNTON, N.C. - Wanda McAlister Richardson, 75, of Lincolnton passed away on Thursday, May 2, 2019 at Atrium Health Lincoln.
She was born July 28, 1943 in Iredell County to the late John Lewis McAlister and Lola Mae Drum McAlister. Wanda was a member of First Baptist Church in Lincolnton and retired from Mohican Mills in Lincolnton where she worked as an assistant to the plant manager. She loved reading and caring for her flowers.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Gary Cashion; brother, Harold Dean McAlister, sister, Hayesalene Killian and brother-in-law, Tim Cruse.
Those left to cherish her memory are her brother Terry McAlister and wife Anna of Boone; sisters Betty Cruse of Newton, Trilby Stockner and husband Jim of Newton; brothers-in-law Harold Killian of Catawba; Milton Cashion and wife Patsy of Lincolnton; and numerous nieces and nephews.
A graveside service to celebrate Wanda’s life will be held on Monday, May 6, 2019 at 3:00 p.m. at Hollybrook Cemetery in Lincolnton. Rev. Jordan Reich and Rev. Phil Campbell will officiate. The family will receive friends following the service. Those serving as pallbearers are Milton Cashion, Nathan Lester, Cruise Lester, Johnny Killian, Tony McAlister, Jimmy McAlister and Michael Craver.
Memorials may be made to Hospice and Palliative Care of Lincoln County, 900 Dontia Dr., Lincolnton, NC 28092 or First Baptist Church of Lincolnton, 201 Robin Rd., Lincolnton, NC 28092.
Condolences may be sent to the Richardson family at www.bennettfuneralservice.com.
Bennett Funeral Service of Conover, N.C. is serving the Richardson family.