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William E. Statham

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William E. Statham
Evansville, IN
William E. Statham, 81, of Evansville, IN, passed away at 12:03 pm, Tuesday, May 21, 2013.
William graduated from Evansville College in 1953 and Indiana University in 1956, with a Juris Doctor with distinction, Order of the Coif. He is a recipient of the James Bethel Gresham Award and the Presidential Citation, 1974, Indiana State Bar Association. William was a member of the Evansville Bar Association, Indiana State Bar Association and the American Bar Association and practiced law for fifty seven years. He was in the U.S. Army and served in the Intelligence Department. William attended Crossroads Christian Church.
He is survived by his beloved wife of 60 years, Patricia (Sanders), daughter, Teri Statham of Evansville, Debra (Doran) Perdue of Evansville, son, Steve (Sarah) of St. Charles, MO, grandchildren, Christin and Drew Perdue, Crystal, Steven C., and C. William Statham.
William is preceded in death by his parents, Ewell & Agnes (Knaebel) Statham and his brother, Robert Statham.
Funeral Services will be held at 1pm, Saturday, May 25, 2013, at Boone Funeral Home East Chapel - 5330 Washington Avenue, Evansville with Pastor Bill Altman officiating. Burial will be private.
Friends may call from 10 am until Service time at 1pm, Saturday at Boone Funeral Home - East Chapel.
Memorial Contributions may be made to: Crossroads Christian Church 10800 Lincoln Avenue, Newburgh, IN, 47630.
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Published in Courier Press on May 24, 2013
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