Gwenith N. (Nadine) Riddle, 86, of Slater, died Saturday, May 7, 2011, at Bristol Manor in Salisbury.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Monday, May 9, 2011, at Weiker Funeral Home, with Rev. Pam Sebastian officiating. Burial was in Slater City Cemetery. Pallbearers were Ronnie Robertson, Spencer Palmer, Wayne Haskamp, John Markovich, Buddy Hannaford and Gary Self. Visitation was from 1 to 2 p.m. Monday at the funeral home. Memorials are suggested to Slater Senior Center or Howard County Hospice.
Born June 22, 1924, in Slater, she was the daughter of the late Russell Wood Sr. and Ethel Dulaney Wood. On Sept. 21, 1946, in Slater, she married Donald G. Riddle, and he preceded her in death on Aug. 25, 2009. She was a member of the Slater Presbyterian Church and a life-long resident of Slater.
She is survived by a daughter, Lynda Davis of Moberly; four grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by a son, Randy Riddle; four brothers, Russell Wood Jr., Landon (Koss) Wood, Maynard Wood and Maurice Wood; and two sisters, Fannie Robertson and Beatrice Rainey.