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Obituary: Richard Williams, Edinburgh

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Richard E. Williams, 77, of Edinburgh,  passed away Thursday June 5, 2014 at Kindred of Indianapolis South.

He was retired from Cummins where he was a foreman. He attended Pilgrim Holyness Church in Franklin. He loved farming, gardening and spending time with his grandchildren.

The funeral will be Tuesday at 10 a.m. at Norman Funeral Home in Hope with Rev. Tim Forsee officiating. Visitation will be Monday from 4 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be at Flat Rock Baptist Cemetery west of Clifford.

Memorial contributions may be donated to The Pilgrim Holyness Church at 1000 Hospital Road, Franklin, IN 46131.

Born March 10, 1937 in Bartholomew County, Richard was the son of Raymond L. Williams and Emma Doreen Stoughton Williams.

He married Doris K. Moore Williams October 25, 1959. She preceded him in death February 1, 2007.

Survivors include sons, Randy (Cathy) Williams of Edinburgh, Terry (Karen) Williams of Hope and Michael Williams of Crescent City, California; grandchildren, Scott, Amanda, Joshua, Sarah, Justin, Elizabeth and Jacob Williams; great-grandchildren, Meaghan, Kaiden, Rylan and Landon; sisters, Barbara Sisson (Wayne Gosch) of Flat Rock and Betty Proffitt of Columbus.

Richard was preceded in death by his parents; his wife;a son, Richard E. Williams Jr. and a brother, Robert W. Williams.

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