Dr. Richard “Rick” Vernon Williams, 71, of Camby, Indiana, Graduated to Glory, March 1, 2020 at his home. Born January 8,1949 in Dearborn, Michigan, to the late Vernon & Pearl (Hayter) Williams. He married Carol Ann Wagner on July 5, 1969 and she survives.
Rick was a 1967 graduate of Plymouth (MI) High School, Trinity College in Deerfield, IL and Bethany Theological Seminary in Dothan, AL with a Doctorate in Ministry. He had previously worked at Chevrolet General Motors until he received and accepted his calling to the Lords work. His ministries included; Youth Ministry in Wheeling, IL, served as Senior Pastor in Walker, MN, St. Louis, MI, Corinth, MS, North Salem, IN, Greenfield, IN and Mooresville, IN. He was a member and Sr. Pastor of Five Points Baptist Church, Mooresville, Ind.
Visitation and Services
Visitation will be 11 a.m. -1 p.m. Friday, March 6, 2020 at the First Church of the Nazarene, 2056 E. Wabash St., Frankfort. Celebration of Life will begin at 1 p.m. at the church. Burial will be in Bunnell Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to The Gideon Bibles, or Children’s Ministries at the First Church of the Nazarene.
Wife: Carol Ann Williams of Camby, Ind., 2 Daughters: Elizabeth Ann (Ryan) Welty of Frankfort, Janalyn Carol Williams of Crystal Lake, IL, 1 Son: Richard Todd Williams of Colorado, Brother: David Williams of Constantine, MI, Sister: Patricia (Mark) Lutz of St. Johns, MI, 9 Grandchildren, Casey, Cody, Kendrick, Alyssa, Katiana, Sophia, Jayden, Malachi, and Benjamin and 1 Great Granddaughter, Sawyer Ann.