On January 6, 2008 MAURICE L. (Staff SGT US ARMY RET.) of Odenton, MD. Beloved husband of Earnestine J. Richardson (SFC US ARMY RET.). Father of Maurice JR, Dorian Bingham, Monica Bellanger (Harry), Marlene Richardson,. Step-father of Tarus Jones (Rhonda) and Carlos Handy. Son of Jessie Richardson and the late Herman Richardson. Brother of Earl Richardson (Vickie) and the late Herman Richardson, JR. Also survived by seven grandchildren and two step grandchildren. Friends may call from 5-7 pm on Wednesday, January 16, 2008 at the Hardesty Funeral Home, P.A., 851 Annapolis Road, Gambrills, MD 21054. A prayer service will begin at 7 pm. Funeral services will be held at 3 pm on February 11, 2008 in the Fort Meyer Chapel, Fort Meyer, Va. Interment will follow at Arlington National Cemetery. Contributions are suggested to the American Red Cross or the American Diabetes Association.