Richard L. “Dick” Timmons

January 12, 2022

Richard L. “Dick” Timmons, 86, of Frankfort, died January 12, 2022 at Wesley Manor.  He was born December 14, 1935 in Colfax, Ind., to Loyd & Flossie Fern (Riley) Timmons.  He married Saundra Sue Hankins on July 13, 1954 and she survives.

Dick was a 1953 graduate of Colfax High School.  He owned and operated a grocery store in Colfax for years, owned R & R Meat Processors near Colfax for over 20 years and operated R & R catering for several years.  He was a member of the Colfax Christian Church, where he served as a deacon.  He attended the Community Christian Church. Dick served in the US Army from 1958-1960.

Visitation and Services

Private family services were held. Memorial donations may be made to a Charity of Choice.

Survived by:

Wife: Saundra Sue Timmons of Frankfort, 2 Sons: Alan Timmons of Frankfort and Greg (Lisa) Timmons of Coatesville, 4 Grandchildren, Derek, Dylan, Ashley and Allyson, 2 Step-Grandchildren, Katie and Luke and several nieces and nephews.

Preceded by:

He was preceded in death by his parents, 2 brothers and 3 sisters.


Leave your Condolences

16 Condolences for “Richard L. “Dick” Timmons”

  1. Tina Wilkinson January 14, 2022 at 3:03 pm

    Sue and family, We are so saddened to hear that Dick has passed. He was a good friend of ours and a very kind person to many. Our condolences and prayers are with you all and our love. May God comfort and be with you all during this time.

    • Alan Timmons January 16, 2022 at 4:22 pm

      Tina, thank you so much for the kind words. I will definitely pass them on to mom. – Alan

  2. Doug and Lisa Hines January 14, 2022 at 3:14 pm

    Alan and family, we are so very sorry for your loss!!!! You are all in our thoughts and prayers!!!! Doug and Lisa Hines

    • Alan Timmons January 16, 2022 at 4:25 pm

      Doug & Lisa, thank you so much for thinking of us and for your prayers. We truly appreciate it. -Alan

  3. Timothy Bowen January 16, 2022 at 11:01 am

    Sue, Alan, Greg, So sorry to hear of Dicks passing. Had many laughs over the years of he and dad talking about the good old days! Always had a kind smile for everyone, hard worker, would always stop to chat for a while! I truly miss those good old days when everything seemed so great, and things seemed so simple! Keep mom, dad busy and we will see you all later! Miss them all and the times we had together! Peace and love to the family!

    • Alan Timmons January 17, 2022 at 11:28 am

      Tim, thank you so much for thinking of us. I’m with you, I miss the good old days. Colfax was a great place to grow up and run around. I remember our trips to the 500, your dad would get the tickets and we’d all sit together. Good times and great memories for sure. I will pass on your thoughts to mom. Thank you again for thinking of us. We truly appreciate it. -Alan

  4. Jean Davis January 17, 2022 at 4:13 pm

    You have my sincere sympathy. Truman thought highly of Dick and counted him as a good friend.

    Jean Davis

  5. Ed Gable January 19, 2022 at 9:29 am

    Dick was a true lifetime friend.

    • Alan Timmons January 22, 2022 at 10:01 am

      Ed, thank you and he thought the world of you, Ruth and your entire family.

  6. Tom Lind January 19, 2022 at 5:42 pm

    Sue, Alan, Greg, and family. I am sorry for your loss and you are in my thoughts and prayers. Dick was an inspirational man in my young life, and will always remember him with good memories, especially on the baseball field. He will be missed.

    • Alan Timmons January 22, 2022 at 10:03 am

      Tom, thank you my friend for the kind words. He loved coaching and it makes me happy that you have such happy memories from then. -Alan

  7. Chuck Watkins January 19, 2022 at 5:59 pm

    So sorry for your loss. Dick was a true friend of mine. He will be missed

    • Alan Timmons January 22, 2022 at 10:06 am

      Chuck, thank you so much. He thought alot of you and Joy and I know he appreciated your friendship. -Alan

  8. Rodney Clouser January 20, 2022 at 3:42 pm

    Sue and family,

    So sorry to see the news of Dick’s passing. A true gentleman and friend to many. Prayers to you and the family.

    • Alan Timmons January 22, 2022 at 10:20 am

      Rodney, thank you so much for the kind words and for holding our family up in prayer. -Alan

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