Richard A. Tisdale

May 15, 1932 ~ June 21, 2019 (age 87)


Richard A. Tisdale, 87, of Winslow, IN passed away on June 21, 2019 in Petersburg, IN. He was born May 15, 1932 to Arber and Alma Tisdale in Evansville, IN. He was an insurance salesman in the area for many years. He belonged to many organizations such as the Winslow Masonic Lodge 260 F & AM, Hadi Shrine, Eagles, American Legion, and Kiwanis.

Richard is survived by his son, Van (Deann) Stephens; daughter, Jennifer (Jimmie) Drew; 6 grandchildren and 14 great grandchildren; brother, David (Nancy) Tisdale; nephew, Matt Tisdale; nieces, Amanda Dawson, Sherri LaOrange, and Sheila Brown; and special friend, Mary Willis.

He is preceded in death by his wife, Dolores Jean Tisdale; daughter, Emily Jean Tisdale; 1 grandchild; and his parents.

Services will be held at 3 PM EST on Wednesday, June 26, 2019 at Harris Funeral Home in Petersburg, IN. Visitation will take place from 4-8 PM EST on Tuesday, June 25, at the funeral home and Wednesday morning prior to the service. Burial will follow at Oak Hill Cemetery in Winslow. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Oak Hill Cemetery in Winslow. They may be mailed to 5296 S. Co. Rd. 100 E. in Winslow, IN 47598. Harris Funeral Home is entrusted with care.

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June 25, 2019

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
O. D. Harris Funeral Homes
705 East Walnut Street
Petersburg, IN 47567

Funeral Service
June 26, 2019

3:00 PM
O. D. Harris Funeral Homes
705 East Walnut Street
Petersburg, IN 47567

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