John W. Riddle

John W. Riddle


Passed: Thursday, February 10, 2022
Funeral: Monday, February 14, 2022

Age: 96
Location: Greer, SC

John Wallace Riddle, 96, husband of the late Doris Lurean Wilson, passed away February 10, 2022, at his home.

A native of Greenville County, son of the late James Leon and Josie Lee Greer Riddle, he was a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II and a D-Day survivor, a retired employee of Homelite, and member of Fairview Baptist Church.


Surviving are two sons, Wallace Riddle (Penny) and Sam Riddle (Claudia) all of Greer; five grandchildren, Wallace Dustin Riddle, Julie Ann Mason, April Staggs, Nicholas Riddle and Adam Riddle; six great-grandchildren, Charlie John Staggs, Carter Staggs, Bryson Wallace Riddle, Kaysen Lee Riddle, David Mason, and Lindsey Fortson; and three great-great-grandchildren, Emma Rose Mason, Owen Mason and Dakota Fortson.

He was also predeceased by two brothers, Leon Riddle and Tommy Riddle and two sisters, Jean Campbell and Mildred Hayes.

Funeral Services:

Graveside services will be held 11:00 a.m. Monday, February 14, 2022, at Hillcrest Memory Gardens, conducted by Rev. Steve Evans and Dr. Eddie Leopard.

The grandsons will serve as pallbearers.

The family is at their respective homes.

Memorials may be made to Fairview Baptist Church Foundation for the Future, 1300 Locust Hill Road, Greer, SC 29650.

Online condolences may be made at www.thewoodmortuary.com.

Wood Mortuary

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