William “Bill” Richards was born October 14, 1923 in Clark County and departed this life Tuesday, July 30, 2019 at the Baptist Health Hospital in Corbin, being 95 years of age. He was the son of the late Arthur Richards & Sarah Treadway Farmer.
Bill is survived by his daughter, Judy Lakes of Annville and by two sisters, Sue Hepburn of Ravenna, OH and Charlotte Begley of Orlando, FL. Bill was blessed with a granddaughter, Megan Shepherd and her husband Henry of London. In addition to his parents, Bill was also preceded in death by his wife, Ruby (McIntosh) Richards and son in law, John Lakes. Bill was a member of the Annville Reformed Church and was a veteran of the United States Army having served in World War II.
Funeral service 1:00 PM Saturday, August 3, 2019 at Annville Reformed Church with Bro. Bob Scholten officiating. Burial to follow in the Annville Cemetery. Pallbearers: Henry Shepherd, Robert Lakes, Josh Lakes, Jeff Lakes, Nick Sizemore and James Sizemore. Lakes Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. www.lakesfuneralhomemckee.com