Diana Lynn Richardson Taylor, age 63, of Clarksville, passed away Wednesday, April 17, 2019 at Clinton Memorial Hospital. Diane was born September 25, 1955 the daughter of Donald Eugene (Deceased) and Barbara Bowling Richardson. Diane was raised in a small farm community of Clarksville, Ohio. She was the second of nine children and the first of six daughters of Donald Richardson (deceased) and Barbara Richardson.
She is survived by two sons, Jeremy Collingham and Thomas Taylor and step-son Wayne Smith, Jr. Her life partner, Wayne Smith was with her when she passed. Also, six grandchildren Cody and Dextor Collingham, Kensey Collingham, Skyla Taylor, Timothy A. Taylor III, and Isaac Taylor.
Preceding her in death is son Timothy Aaron Taylor, Jr. and grandson, Liam Collingham.
She has 8 siblings starting with the eldest, Melvin Eugene Richardson, Peggy Sue Richardson (Steve Greene), Verna Kay Richardson, Anna Jean Richardson (Vince Elliott), Marsha Lynn Richardson (Todd Fentress), Kathryn Marie Richardson, Michael Joe Richardson (deceased) and Russell Ray Richardson (Shanin Fentress).
Being from such a large family she had numerous nephews, nieces, great-nephews and great-nieces.
There are no words to say that could express the love she had for her family.
A Celebration of Diane’s Life will be held on Friday, April 26, 2019 at 6:00 – 8:30 pm. at her sister Peggy Greene’s house, 639 Nauvoo Road, Clarksville. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the family, c/o Brown Funeral Home, 237 W. Main Street, Wilmington, Ohio 45177. You may leave a condolence or make a donation at www.arehart-brown.com, or see our Facebook page, Brown Funeral Home.