Forest-Bw

Samuel Rayburn "Ray" Riddle

February 20, 1946 ~ November 20, 2019 (age 73)

Obituary

Funeral service for Samuel Rayburn Riddle, 73 of Center Point, AL will be held on Monday, November 25, 2019 in the Chapel of Jefferson Memorial Funeral Home in Trussville, AL. A visitation will be held on Sunday night from 5-7pm at Jefferson Memorial. Bro. Joseph Thomas and Bro. Donny Thomason will officiate the service. Interment will follow in Low Gap Methodist Church Cemetery, Odenville, AL. Mr. Riddle passed away on November 20, 2019. Ray was born on Wednesday, February 20, 1946, in Odenville, AL. He is preceded in death by his parents, Elmer Ruben Riddle and Ola Mae Stephens Thomas; brothers, Nat Riddle and Winston Riddle; and step-mother, Elizabeth Riddle. Those left to cherish his memory, his loving wife, Tommie Sanford Riddle; sons, Jeff Riddle, Joey (Cindy) Riddle, Chris (Barbara) Wilson; grandchildren, Stephen Riddle and Ava Rose “Rosie” Wilson; sisters, Darlene (Jeff) Lyles and Margaret (T.L.) Collins; and many extended family members and friends. Ray was loved by all who knew him. His presence and smile in our daily lives will be greatly missed. Ray was a member of 25th Avenue Missionary Baptist Church in Center Point, where he served as Sunday School Superintendent for many years. Ray’s professional career spanned 45 years in retail sales in the food industry. Ray currently, and in the past 25 years, was employed with Dunbar Sales Co., Inc.

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Services

Visitation
Sunday
November 24, 2019

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
JEFFERSON MEMORIAL
1591 Gadsden Hwy
Birmingham, AL 205-322-05

Funeral Service
Monday
November 25, 2019

2:00 PM
JEFFERSON MEMORIAL
1591 Gadsden Hwy
Birmingham, AL 205-322-05

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