In Memory of




Obituary for Teresa Lynn Lynch

Teresa Lynn (Richardson/Bussey) Lynch, age 72, of Neosho, Mo, passed away on Saturday November 26, 2022, at her home, following an illness.

Teresa was born on August 19, 1950 in Omaha, NE, the daughter of the late John Benton Richardson and Norma Lee (Longman) Richardson. She received her Bachelor’s Degree in Education from MSSU. She earned her Master's Degree from SBU in Bolivar, MO. She taught reading for McDonald County School District, retiring in 2009.

She married William “Bill" Lynch on April 11, 2010 in Bella Vista, AR at the Glass Chapel, and he survives. Additional survivors include, two sons Nick Bussey and his sweetheart, Amy Chaney, Neosho, MO, and T.R. Bussey, Neosho, MO; two grandchildren, Dylan Bussey and Bentlee Farley; a devoted uncle, Max Longman, Joplin, and an aunt, Jimmie Lou McKellips, Tulsa, OK.

She enjoyed adventures and participating in flying across country in the airplane and the hot air balloon with her husband Bill. Teresa was a free spirit who will be missed by all who knew her.

A memorial visitation will be held from 3 to 4 p.m. Saturday, December 3, 2022 at Mason-Woodard Mortuary.

Arrangements are under the direction of Mason-Woodard Mortuary & Crematory.