October 30 1930 – July 24, 2020
Manda Harlan was born to James Richison and Maudie Richison in Texas County, Missouri. She was married to her husband Elmer for 68 years. In those years she had four children; Wanda, Donnie, Jeff, Darrel.
Mandy served faithfully at First Southern Baptist Church for many years. Her greatest love and passion was her family. She enjoyed cooking, sewing, crocheting, and collecting dolls.
Mandy absolutely loved spending time with her grandchildren. She was a happy, caring, loving, nosey, giving and inquisitive. Along with this she taught us all about the love of Jesus, love for family and friends.
Mandy was preceded in death by her parents, husband Elmer, daughter Wanda, brother Eugene, sisters Ethyl and Mary. She leaves behind sons Donnie and wife Debbie, Jeff and wife Joyce, Darrel and wife Mary, 15 grandchildren, 37 great-grandchildren, and 4 great-great-grandchildren. There will be a viewing at Erickson and Brown Funeral Home on Monday August 3, 2020 from 5 – 7pm. Graveside services at Westside District Cemetery on August 4, 2020 at 9:30 am.