Bill Richardson


Chapel: Dr. Bill Richardson

Chapel is held in Grace Chapel on Wednesday mornings from 11:00 to 11:50 AM during the Fall and Spring semesters. The purpose of chapel is to praise God with singing, to offer prayer for the seminary community, and to sit together as a community under the preached Word of God. Attendance is required for all faculty members and for all students taking two or more classes during the Fall or Spring semesters as part of the RTS Jackson graduation requirement.

Bill Richardson

William "Bill" Carl Richardson, 73, of Montgomery City, entered Heaven's gates on Tuesday, November 16, 2021, at his home, surrounded by family. On December 6, 1947, William Carl Richardson was born in Columbia, the son of Clifford Carl Richardson and Eunice Naretta Grishom. Bill married his love, Eileen M. (Trauth) Richardson, on October 15, 2005 at the Jonesburg United Methodist Church. They spent 16 wonderful years together, filled with love and laughter.

American journalist Danny Fenster freed from Myanmar prison and on way home, says U.S. envoy Bill Richardson

Bangkok — American journalist Danny Fenster, sentenced only days ago to 11 years hard labor in Myanmar, has been freed and is on his way home, former U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Bill Richardson said Monday. Richardson said in a statement that Fenster had been handed over to him in Myanmar and would return to the U.S. via Qatar over the next day and a half.

Bill Richardson: former US diplomat, global troubleshooter

Bill Richardson has served as an ambassador, cabinet secretary and governor of New Mexico, but since he returned to being a regular US citizen, he has dedicated his life to a role with similarly high stakes. Richardson is a freelance envoy, specializing in high-profile, difficult negotiations to obtain the release of Americans detained by hostile governments. And on Monday, he celebrated his 74th birthday with his latest victory: facilitating the release of American journalist Danny Fenster from a prison in Myanmar, where he was jailed for 11 years last week -- and faced a possible life sentence. Fenster was freed on "humanitarian grounds" and deported by the ruling junta in Myanmar.

Bill Richardson, age 66, of Jellico

Age 66 of Jellico, Tennessee passed away Saturday, November 13, 2021 at the Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital in Somerset, Kentucky. He was born June 26, 1955. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time. Harp Funeral Home of Jellico in charge of arrangements. “Your Family Funeral Home”

Ex-US ambassador to UN Bill Richardson ends Myanmar visit

BANGKOK (AP) — Former U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Bill Richardson left Myanmar on Thursday after finishing a private humanitarian mission in which he sought to boost the Southeast Asian country’s efforts to fight the coronavirus pandemic and facilitate the delivery of aid. “The main focus of my discussions was...