Tlitha Bland Richardson, 59, died Thursday, November 29, 2007. She was born on October 21, 1948 in Durham, to Bruce and Margaret Mathis Bland. Tlitha was previously employed at Durham Regional Hospital.
She is survived by her daughter, Heather Richardson of Wilmington, NC; father Bruce Bland of Creedmoor, NC; step-father Archie Gupton of Butner, NC; her brothers Mack Bland of Colombia, SC; Claiborne Bland of Raleigh, NC; her sister Margie Smith and husband Bryant of Durham, NC; her step-sister Judy Bowden of Creedmoor, NC; her nieces Pam Hansley and husband Perry of Stem, NC; Wendy Gray and husband Bryan of Bowman, SC; her nephews Garrett & Travis Bland of Colombia, SC. She is preceded in death by her mother Margaret Mathis Gupton and her step-mother Dorothy Bland.
A Funeral service will be held at 2:00 PM on Monday, December 3, 2007 from the Chapel of Hall-Wynne Funeral Service. Visitation will be on Sunday from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM at Hall-Wynne Funeral Home.
Memorial contributions may be made to The Kidney Foundation of North Carolina. NKF of North Carolina, Inc., 5950 Fairview Rd. Ste. 550, Charlotte, NC 28210-2102