3219 South Main Street Anderson, SC 29624

Billy Harrison Richey August 16, 1936 - August 12, 2022

Date of Funeral

August 15, 2022

Billy Harrison Richey, 85, of Starr, SC, passed away on Friday August 12, 2022.

Born in Anderson, SC, on August 16, 1936, he was the son of the late J.D. and Lois Richey.

He is survived by his Fiancé: Lannie Wiswell; Children: Diane Graham (George), John William Richey, James Richey (Deborah), Sammy Richey (Karen), and Libby Richey; Brother: Johnny Richey (Jane); Ten Grandchildren; as well as many great and great-great grandchildren.

In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his Wife: Margaret Richey and Son: Billy Harrison Richey Jr.

Funeral services will be held at 12pm on Monday August 15, 2022, at the Cross Hill Church of God and will be officiated by Rev. John Christmas and Rev. Larry Richardson. Internment at Garden of Memories will follow the service.

The family will be at the home of his son, Sammy, but will receive friends from 11am to 12pm at the Church, Monday, prior to the service.

The Sosebee Mortuary and Crematory South Chapel is assisting the family with the arrangements.


  1. REPLY
    Dennis, Frances Hall and Family says

    Dear Laney, Diane, William , James, Sammy, Libby & Family, we extend our heartfelt sympathy to you. May our LOR and SAVIOR JESUS CHRIST give to you HIS Comfort & Peace in your hearts today and the days ahead. You are in our ‘Prayers’ and Thoughts. Love you, All

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