Mrs. Ridlehoover was born in McCormick on May 2, 1926, had lived in Gray since 1966, and was the daughter of the late Robert Lee McKinney and Hattie Duncan McKinney. After completing her education, she worked for 35 years with Bell South Communications. Mrs. Ridlehoover was a member of the Southern Bell Telephone Pioneers, as well as First Baptist Church of Gray, where she was also a member of the TEL/Lois Glawson Sunday school class. She was preceded in death by her husband, Carl Milton Ridlehoover.
Mrs. Ridlehoover is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Steve and Sonja Ridlehoover; daughter and son-in-law, Sandra and Darrell Richardson; and by her grandchildren and spouse, Rex and Laura Leigh Richardson and Matthew Richardson.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial contributions be made to First Baptist Church of Gray, P.O. Box 429, Gray, GA 31032 or to Stone Brooke Suites Activities Fund, 114 Stone Brooke Drive, Gray, GA 31032.
Bridges Funeral Home and Crematory in Gray has charge of arrangements. Please visit the online memorial at www.bridgesfh.com.