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Monday May 10th, 2021
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Tuesday May 11th, 2021
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Tuesday May 11th, 2021

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Richard Willette

Richard Willette, age 74 of Lafayette, TN passed away Friday afternoon, May 7, 2021 at the Vanderbilt Wilson County Hospital in Lebanon.  Richard is at the Anderson & Son Funeral Home in Lafayette, TN.

Funeral Services for Richard Willette will be conducted on Tuesday afternoon, May 11, 2021 at 1:00 p.m. from the chapel of Anderson & Son Funeral Home in Lafayette with Brother Kerry Emberton officiating. Interment will follow in the Anderson & Son Memorial Park.

Visitation with the family will begin Monday at 3 p.m. until 8 p.m. and Tuesday 10 a.m. until his service at 1 p.m.  Family request memorials be made to the Amanda Willette Care Fund.  You may make your memorials by calling or coming by the funeral home.

He was preceded in death by: wife, Beverly Ann Willette; parents, Theo & Wynona Lee Willette; sisters, Velma Jean Stockmeyer & Dale Newman; brothers, George & Theodore Willette.

He is survived by: son & daughter-in-law, Tim & Stacye Collins; daughter, Amanda Diane Willette; grandchildren, Brooke & Trenton Collins; companion, Penney Bracy; step-sons, Robert Collins & wife, Ann all of Lafayette, Joe Collins & wife, Beverly of Red Boiling Springs; sisters, Dorothy Willette of Lafayette, Millie Sexton of Dalton, GA; brother & sister-in-law, Danny & Connie Willette of Georgia.

Arrangements entrusted to ANDERSON & SON FUNERAL HOME DIRECTORS,  Lafayette, TN 615-666-4011


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Richard was a very kind and generous man. Our family has been blessed to count him as a friend of ours for many years.
He will be missed!

Jimmy, Samantha and Noah Hardin May 11 2021 12:00 AM

Prayers for Richard's family. He was a kind man that make a big difference in our Community. May his memories warm everyone's hearts for many years to come

Dennis and Debra Emery and family May 11 2021 12:00 AM

I've known Mr. Richard a long time. He was a good man and will be greatly missed.

Heather McDonner May 9 2021 12:00 AM

My deepest condolences. Uncle Richard was a wonderful, kind, loving and caring man and father. He is now a beautiful angel looking down sharing his love.

Angela Morris May 8 2021 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Richard Willette

Angela Morris May 8 2021 12:00 AM