Richard Williams, Jr.

May 11, 2012

Richard D. Williams Jr., 63, of Frankfort passed away May 11, 2012 at IU Health Arnett Hospital, Lafayette. He was born March 1, 1949 in Watseka, Illinois to Richard D. and Kathleen Joyce (Matthews) Williams. He married Carol Ann Cotner on October 10, 1970 in Demotte, Indiana and she survives.;Mr. Williams attended school in Indiana and worked for Paddack Bros Inc. as a truck driver since 1988 and retired from there in 2011. He attended Manson Congregational Christian Church and his hobbies included spending time with his grandchildren, woodworking and fishing.;Surviving along with his wife;Mother: Kathleen Williams of Demotte;Children: Kimberly Ann Lewis (Jim) of Tennessee;Michelle Renee Williams of Frankfort;Kyle Wayne Williams of Frankfort;Brother: Norman L. Williams (Linda) of Wheatfield, IN;Sisters: Diane Kressle of Mississippi;Pauline Allen (Larry) of Demotte;Gayla Jo Williams of Florida;Grandchildren: Lori Lewis, Braden Wallace, Keaton Williams, and Aiden Cunningham;Best Friend: Rick Jones;He was preceded in death by his father and a brother Mike Williams.;Services will be held at 2:00 on Saturday, May 19, 2012 at Archer-Weston Funeral Home and Cremation Service. Visitation will be from 12 Noon until the time of service at the funeral home. Burial will be in Scotland Cemetery in Kirklin. Memorial donations may be made to the Clinton County Cancer Fund with envelopes available at the funeral home.


13 Condolences for “Richard Williams, Jr.”

  1. Dave & Deb

    Sending thoughts and prayers to you during this difficult time my heart breaks for all of you!!Were here for you if you need anything.Dick was a wonderful person and will be missed by all!!!

  2. keaton williams

    I love you papaw & miss you, you were a great papaw!

  3. The Fergusons

    Uncle Richard (Dick) will truely be missed. He was a great man! God, please take care of our dear Uncle.

  4. Sandy & Marty Bailey

    Carol & Family, We are so sorry to hear of your loss. All are in our thoughts and prayers.

  5. James Lewis

    Going to be missed,,he was my father in law,,and a fishing buddy at times,,And raised a beautifull daughter that i was lucky enough to meet and marry 18 yrs ago..

  6. Mike n Patty Deford

    Carol, Kim, Kyle and Michelle, may u find comfort in that he is in peace now. Remember him from living in Manson, did not see much of you guys after u moved to town. Our thoughts and prayers r w u…

  7. Del Cleek

    On behalf of Richard’s sister, Pauline’s co-workers please accept our condolences at this sad time for your family. Town & Country Paving DeMotte, IN

  8. Shelley and Denny Bonebrake

    Our prayers r with all of u. Chicken will be greatly missed. Rest in peace my friend.

  9. from your oldest daughter Kimmie Lewis(Williams)

    I would like to say to most wonderful man in the world is Daddy you will be sooo dearly missed. You will bbe ever etched in my heart.We will meet again someday in the most beautifull place called heaven. I can say I had the most wonderful parents that any kid could ask for.I love you and mom both very much. Thank you for everything you both have done for me. Please daddy watch over me and the rest of the family and see you someday!

  10. the bosley family

    so sorry for your loss I didnt know him personaly but from what Ive hurd he was a great man he will be forever rembered you and your family are in our prayers in this sad time

  11. The Marley Family

    Carol & Family Thoughts and Prayers go out to you all, Memories will never fade of all the great times I remember with Dick and your family. Im thankful that he was apart of mine and my childerns lives. Thank You Dick for teaching my daughter how to tie her shoes 🙂 and helping care for both her and my son.

  12. Mark and Vicki Padron

    So sorry to hear of your loss. Prayers and memories will comfort you always.

  13. Jim & Lupie spears

    Prayers with your family during this difficult time. RIP Dick..

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