Shelby  County  Indiana

Richard / Richards

The  Shelbyville  News
February 21, 2004
Lenora Richards, 92, formerly of Greensburg, died Thursday, Feb. 19, 2004, Greenfield.
Born May 11, 1911, in Shelbyville, d/o  Jesse C. and  Hazel (Riser) Tucker.
Married  Leslie L. Richards  on Aug. 6, 1943, and he preceded her in death.
Survivors:  1 daughter, Doris Long (husband, Jerry) of Fairland;  two sisters, Thelma Merry  of Shelbyville and  Irene Wilkinson  of Falmouth; four grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
Preceded in death by one son, Ed L. Richards; three sisters, Fern Capicci,  Mary Taylor  and  Louise Theobald; and two brothers, Charles Tucker  and  Paul Tucker.
Member of Kingston Presbyterian Church, Eastern Star, Veterans of Foreign Wars Ladies Auxiliary No. 5584, and past president of the Decatur County Fair Board.
Gilliland-Howe Funeral Home, 110 E. North St., in Greensburg.
Kingston Presbyterian Church, in Kingston, with the Rev. David Crowley officiating.
Memorials:  Alzheimer’s Association.
Summarized by Phyllis Miller Fleming

A  Shelbyville  Newspaper
Monday, November 16, 1953
          O.E.Richard,  father of  Dr. Norman Richard  of this city, died suddenly Sunday morning at the home of a brother,  Arthur Richard  in Fort Wayne.  Mr. Richard, who would have marked his 86th birthday Tuesday, was a former resident of Fort Wayne, but had lived with the son here since last April.  He was a 33rd degree Mason and had gone to Fort Wayne last Wednesday to attend a Scottish Rite convocation.
          Surviving with the sone here and the brother in Fort Wayne, are another son,  Robert S. Richard  of Indianapolis; two grandsons; two brothers and one sister.
          Funeral rites will be held Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. at the Chalfant and Perry Funeral Home in Fort Wayne.  Burial will be at Fort Wayne.
Contributed by Phyllis Miller Fleming

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