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Carmen Louise Richards

Sunday, June 12, 2011

Carmen Louise Richards, 85 of Linton, died Sunday, June 12, 2011, at Regional Hospital in Terre Haute.

She was born in Linton on July 14, 1925, the daughter of James and Fredricka (Rheinhart) Martin.

She was a homemaker and formerly worked at Glenburn Home.

Survivors include a daughter, Vickey L. (Larry) Franklin of Linton; five grandchildren, Shellie Hauck Griffith of Linton, Kristie Hauck Moore of Linton, Johnny Rick Richards of Terre Haute, Kelly Robertson of Linton, and Rachel Franklin of Linton; and seven great-grandchildren, Levi, Falisha, Austin, Dalton, Jaxson, Gracie, and Devin.

She was preceded in death by her parents; a son killed in action in Vietnam, PFC Rickey Lee Richards; a sister, Frances Maxine Richards; and three brothers, Abe Martin, Harold Kojak Martin and Wayne Martin.

Graveside service will be at Fairview Cemetery at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, June 15 with Pastor Bob Richards officiating.

Visitation will be at Welch & Cornett Funeral Home in Linton on Wednesday from 9 a.m. to 12:45 p.m.

Online condolence can be left for the family at www.welchcornett.com.