William Curtis Read, 67, of Newton, died at 6:21 p.m. Monday, April 29, 2013, at Carle Foundation Hospital, Urbana.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the First Baptist Church, Newton. Burial will be in Trexler Cemetery, rural Newton. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday at the church. Memorials may be made to First Baptist Church. Blake-Buchanan Funeral Home, Newton, is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be left at www.blakefh.com.