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Richard Scott Cornelius

July 3, 1976 — April 20, 2022

Richard S. Cornelius, 45, of Clayton, IN, passed away on Wednesday, April 20, 2022. He was born to Thomas R. Cornelius and Janet L. (Lynn) Robinson on Saturday, July 3, 1976.

Ricky enjoyed a good competitive round of golf, talking about weight lifting, playing the guitar or watching Michigan football and the Indianapolis colts. He was skilled with construction tool’s especially hanging gutters. A few things that could always be said of Ricky was that his polite mannerisms where always present, he had the ability to win others over with his infectious laugh and sense of humor, and his love for his family, children and Jesus Christ was undeniable.

Rick is survived by his daughter, Alexis; sons Zane, Parker and Jackson; father, Thomas Cornelius; sisters, Kelly Cunningham, Jamie (Tim)Johnson, Rachel Sawyers; brother, Brandon Presnell; many nieces, nephews aunts and uncles and grandmother Hazel Lynn.

He is proceeded in death by his mother Janet Lynn; step mother Jo Emma Cornelius; brother-in-law, Jerry Cunningham,; grandfather, George Lynn; grandfather, Tom Cornelius and grandmother, Clara Cornelius.

The Committal service will be at Center Valley Cemetery on Saturday, April 23, 2022 at 2:00pm.
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Saturday, April 23, 2022

Starts at 2:00 pm (Eastern time)

Center Valley Cemetery

IN-39, Clayton, IN 46118

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