Babylon Dewisa Richmond, 43, of Sandusky, died Saturday, Dec. 30, 2006, in Firelands Regional Medical Center in Sandusky after a lengthy illness.
She was born Sept. 6, 1963, in Meridian, Miss. and had lived in Sandusky most of her life. She graduated from Sandusky High School. She was formerly employed at Friendly Restaurant and Sears Department Store. She attended Providence Baptist Church, Sandusky and enjoyed gardening, singing and cooking.
She will be sadly missed by her daughter, Sierra Drake of Houston, Texas; son, Justin Richmond of Sandusky; mother and stepfather Barbara and Chester Matthews of Sandusky; sister, Tess Drake of Los Angeles, Calif.; brother, Darron (Elizabeth) Drake of Sandusky; one nephew and other loving relatives.
She was proceeded into death by her brother, Michael Drake, and maternal grandmother, Ora D. Walker.
Visitation will be from 11 a.m. Thursday until services at 1 p.m. in Providence Baptist Church, 224 Dixie Ave., Sandusky, with The Rev. Samuel Mickles officiating.
Burial will be at Oakland Cemetery, Sandusky.