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Hurshul Andrew Richesin

June 8, 1946 — February 19, 2023

Hurshul Andrew Richesin, 76, of Riceville, Tennessee passed away on Sunday, February 19, 2023. Hurshul was born on June 8, 1946, in Monroe County Tennessee to the late Sam and Gena Richesin. He retired from Olin Chemicals after 30 plus years. Hurshul was of the Baptist faith.

Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Patricia Fugate Richesin; paternal grandparents, John and Mary Barnes Richesin; maternal grandparents, Farris and Carrie Roy Thompson; and his three infant brothers.

He leaves behind to cherish his memory, his son, Randy Richesin; grandchildren, Tyler (Natasha) Richesin; and Savanna Longmire; his great grandson Tripp Richesin; two sister, Martha (Richard) Roberts, and Becky Richesin; his brother, Darrell (Liz) Richesin; along with a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, extended family, and friends.

The family will be receiving friends from 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm at Companion Funeral Home of Athens on February 22, 2023. A Graveside service will be held following the visitation at 2:30 pm at Spring Creek Cemetery in Riceville, Tennessee with Pastor Kenny Purdie officiating.

You are invited to share a personal memory of Hurshul or your condolences with his family at his online memorial located at Companion Funeral Home of Athens and the Cody family are honored to assist the family with these arrangements.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Hurshul Andrew Richesin, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services


Wednesday, February 22, 2023

12:00 - 2:00pm (Central time)

Companion Funeral & Cremation Service - Athens Chapel

400 South White Street, Athens, TN 37303

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Wednesday, February 22, 2023

Starts at 2:30pm (Central time)

Lower Spring Creek Cemetery

County Road 36, Riceville, TN 37370

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