Aaron Richardson Jr. was born August 26, 1932 to the late Aaron Richardson Sr. and Piccola Stevenson in Louisiana. He was the youngest child born of three, whom he was preceded by his brother James Nick Richardson and sister Flossie Dale.
Aaron accepted Christ at an early age. Later, as a young man he relocated to East Chicago, Indiana as a steel worker at Inland Steel Mill, in East Chicago, IN, and retired 32 years later. Aaron was a gallant and faithful husband to his now deceased wife, Mary L. Richardson, for 32 years. Aaron leaves to cherish 6 of 7 children; Cynthia Sampson of Merrillville, IN, Lorraine James of Hammond, IN, Don L. Richardson (deceased), Aaron D. Richardson (Cheryl) of Kalamazoo, MI, Valerie Price of Willingboro, NJ, Roslyn Larmore (James) of Newark, DE, Carl J. Richardson (Melanie) of Hammond, IN. On September 22, 2007, Aaron Richardson Jr. and Elder Priscilla Crawford engaged in Holy Matrimony. Priscilla Richardson is a dedicated, nurturing and loving woman of God. Their relationship exemplified true love and "It's never too late to love again." Elder Priscilla Richardson has eight children; Cynthia Bryant of Burlington, NJ, Arthur Crawford (Mary) of Willingboro, NJ, Yvette Williams of Burlington, NJ, Michele Britt of Mt. Laurel, NJ, Sharon R. Robinson of Depford, NJ, David Crawford of Edgewater, NJ, Elijah Crawford of Winslow, NJ, Linette Crawford- King of Edgewater, NJ. Together Aaron and Priscilla shared fifteen children. Aaron has one brother-in-law, James Barkey (Janet) of Franklin, LA, one sister-in-law, Charlene Barkey of Franklin, LA, one goddaughter, Vetra Williams of Hammond, IN and one godson Aaron Hogan, of Hammond, IN. A host of grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and many other relatives and friends.