Richard Dean Cheever
1942 — 2021
Richard Dean Cheever, 78, of Clarksville, IN, passed away June 26, 2021, after a long battle with lung disease. Richard was born on September 24, 1942, in Columbus, IN, to William Oraydus Cheever and Lillian Margaret (Akins) Cheever. He is survived by his daughters, Kara Southers (Joshua) of Charlestown, IN, and Kelli Cheever of Terre Haute, IN; son, Dr. Todd Cheever (Billy) of Bowling Green, KY; grandson, Chris Chesnut (Kim); sister, Cathy Lada (Bob) of Fort Myers, FL; brother, Kent Cheever (Elaine) of Columbus, IN; many nieces and nephews; as well as other relatives and friends. Richard was preceded in death by his parents; and his beloved wife, Jean Cheever. Richard graduated from...