Nola Richardson Satcher, Wife of Past President David Satcher, M.D., Passes

It is with deepest sorrow that we inform the Morehouse School of Medicine community of the passing of our former first lady, Mrs. Nola Richardson Satcher.  She was a respected poet and beloved wife of Dr. David Satcher, 16th U.S. Surgeon General, Founding Director and Senior Advisor of the Satcher Health Leadership Institute and fourth president of Morehouse School of Medicine.

Please keep Dr. Satcher and the entire Richardson and Satcher families in your thoughts and prayers.

Valerie Montgomery Rice, M.D.
President and Dean
Morehouse School of Medicine

Services for Mrs. Nola Richardson Satcher

Saturday, June 29, 2019

Visitation 11 a.m.
Funeral Service Noon
First Christian Church of Jonesboro
2272 Walt Stephens Rd.
Jonesboro, GA 30236 


Burial Immediately to Follow Funeral Service
Kennedy Memorial Gardens
2500 River Rd.
Ellenwood, GA 30294

Repast back at the church to follow burial

In lieu of flowers, please consider making a donation in Nola Satcher's name to Us Against Alzheimer's.

Arrangements are being handled by Tara Garden Chapel
681 North Ave., Jonesboro, GA 30236
(770) 471-7171

A memorial service at Morehouse School of Medicine will be annouced at a later date.