Melanie Manley Richardson, 61, of Lakesite, passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2014, at home. She graduated from the University of Georgia with an A.B. degree in journalism. She was a member of St. Albans Episcopal Church. Survivors include her husband, John L. Richardson, of Lakesite; daughters, Sarah Grace (Richard) Clark, of Hixson, Rachel Leigh Richardson, of Hixson; brothers, Gerry (Terry) Manley and Ted (Linda) Manley; sisters, Jacquie (Jim) Colman Manley, Becky (Russ) Jedinak, Pam (Doug) Davis, Debbie (Sonny) Jefcoat; grandchildren, Joseph and Eli Clark. A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 25, 2014, at St. Albans Episcopal Church with Father Mark Bigley officiating. Visitation is from noon to 1 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 25, at St. Albans Episcopal Church. There will be a reception in the Parish Hall after the service. Condolences and memories can be shared at www.williamsonandsons.com. Arrangements are by Williamson and Sons Funeral Home, 8852 Dayton Pike, Soddy-Daisy, TN 37379.