Ronnie Richards, 76

Ronnie Richards, 76, passed away peacefully of Feb. 25, 2021 in Canton, Ga.  Ronnie was born on Oct. 8, 1944 in Wabash to the late Mr. Clifford Richards and Mrs. Evelyn Richards Parrett.

Ronnie was a great family man and a loving father.  He married his devoted wife, Betty Campbell Richards, and they were blessed with two children.  In 1982, Ronnie and Betty moved to Texas where he had accepted a job with Overnight Transportation as a mechanic where he worked for more than 20 years.  He was a loving and caring man who enjoyed getting together with his family whenever possible.  He will be truly missed by all those who knew and loved him.

He is preceded in death by his infant daughter, Tina Diane Richards; his parents; and sisters, Franny Parker and Sally Miller.

He is survived by his wife, Betty Richards; daughter, Rhonda Knepper; son-in-law, Robert Knepper; grandson, Christopher (Alicha) Knepper; great grandsons, Bradyn, Julian and Corbin Knepper all of Cleveland, Texas; sister, Pat VanDevander; and brother, Larry Richards.

Ronnie is in the care of Southern Cremations and Funerals at Cheatham Hill, Marietta, Ga.

Posted on 2021 Mar 04