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Vilis Lou (Bennett) Richardson

October 28, 1945 ~ September 1, 2017 (age 71)

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SERVICES

Visitation
Thursday
September 7, 2017

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Whiteland Chapel
729 N. U.S. Hwy 31
Whiteland, IN 46184

Funeral Service
Thursday
September 7, 2017

7:00 PM
Whiteland Chapel
729 N. U.S. Hwy 31
Whiteland, IN 46184


Vilis Lou (Bennett) Richardson, 71, passed away Friday, Sept. 1, 2017 in Indianapolis. She was born on Oct. 28, 1945 in Russell Springs, Kentucky to Avil R. and Laverne (Stephens) Bennett.

Vilis was the head baker for the Marsh Supermarkets for over 20 years.

She enjoyed sewing, baking and loved to cook. She attended Franklin First Assembly of God Church.

Vilis was an active grandmother and enjoyed spending time with her children and grandchildren.

She is survived by her five children, Gary Richardson, Wanda (Brian) Logan, Amanda (Tim) Reeves and David (Karie) Richardson all of Franklin and Neal Richardson of Trafalgar, sister, Velma Crowe of Bargersville, two brothers, Arvin Bennett of Noblesville and Avert Jay (Bonnie) Bennett of Bedford, fourteen grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

She was preceded in death by her parents, two sisters, Marietta Kennard and Rubyleen Bennett and a brother, Ira Bennett.

A funeral service will be conducted at 7:00 p.m. Thursday Sept. 7, 2017 at Jessen Funeral Home, Whiteland Chapel, with visitation from 4:00 p.m. until service time Thursday at the funeral home.