Born: Fri., Jan. 14, 1938
Died: Sat., Sep. 1, 2018


2:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Sun., Sep. 02, 2018
Location: Whitwell Memorial Funeral Home, Inc.

Funeral Service

11:00 AM Mon., Sep. 03, 2018
Location: Whitwell Memorial Funeral Home, Inc.

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Ridge, Hoyt,  Jessie Hoyt Ridge age 80 of Whitwell, passed away Saturday, September 1, 2018, at his home surrounded by family.  He was preceded in death by his parents, John Hugh & Edna Griffith Ridge; brothers, Gene Ridge, Bobby Ridge & Jerry Ridge; nephew, Michael Ridge. Mr. Ridge retired from CSX Railroad after 41 years of service.  He was a member of First Baptist Church Whitwell, TN.

Those left to cherish his memories are his wife of 60 years, Sonya Smith Ridge; children, Tony Ridge of Dalton, Ga, Chris (Shebbie) Ridge of Whitwell;  three grandchildren, Taylor (Brittany) Ridge, Logan Ridge & Alex Ridge; sister, Nancy (Terry) Rigsby of Whitwell; brothers, Ray Ridge of Chattanooga, Lamar Ridge & Roger (Maxine) Ridge of Whitwell;  several nieces,  nephews and a host of friends.

Family will receive friends 2:00-8:00PM, CDT, Sunday, September 2, 2018.

Funeral services will be 11:00AM, CDT, Monday, September 3, 2018, in the funeral home chapel with Rev. Jerry Massey officiating.  Interment at Sardis Cemetery, Whitwell, TN.
Contributions may be made to First Baptist Church Whitwell, 1970 N. Main Street, Whitwell, TN 37397.

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Terry Williams
   Posted Sat September 01, 2018
I am so sorry for your loss, Hoyt was such a great man

Meghan Carter
   Posted Sun September 02, 2018

GARDEN PATH was sent by Theron and Meghan Carter.

Chris and Sheb, We are very sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. With Sympathy, Theron and Meghan Carter

melvin everett
   Posted Mon September 03, 2018

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