Darryl "Ike" Richards, 73, of Sebring, Florida, passed away on Thursday, Nov. 2, 2017, at home surrounded by his family.
Born in Knoxville, Tennessee, on Oct. 17, 1944, he was a quality control specialist for an automobile manufacturer, and loved to golf and fish. Most recently, Ike was a member, as well as an elder, at Bible Fellowship Church of Sebring.
Prior to relocating to Florida, he was a member and elder at Bethany Christian Church in Anderson, Indiana.
He is survived by his wife, Sue Richards-Sebring, Florida; children, Kelli Richards-Fort Wayne, Indiana and Kim (Jeff) Lindsey-Phoenix, Arizona; grandchildren, Courtney (Jim) Spena-Joplin, Missouri and Cameron (Clairen) Lindsey-Lee's Summit, Missouri; great-grandchildren, Abigail, Mabel and Finn; brother, Ricky Richards-Oregon; and stepfather, Robert E. Swango-Anderson, Indiana.
Ike was preceded in death by his parents, Wilma Jean Swango and James P. Richards. Bible Fellowship Church of Sebring will host visiting with the family at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2017, followed by a Celebration of Life memorial service at 11:30 a.m.
A memorial service will be held at a later date in Anderson, Indiana.
Memorial contributions may be made to Bible Fellowship Church, 3750 Hammock Road, Sebring, FL 33875 or www.bfcsebring.org. Services entrusted to Stephenson-Nelson Funeral Home, 4001 Sebring Parkway, Sebring, FL 33870.
Online condolences may be left at: www.stephensonnelsonfh.com.
Published on November 4, 2017