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Ruth Riddle[1]

Female 1904 - 1998  (93 years)


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  • Name Ruth Riddle  [2
    Born 9 Nov 1904  Yancey Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 14 Oct 1998  [2
    Buried Welzie Riddle Cemetery #40, Cattail Creek, Pensacola, Yancey Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I3069  Family
    Last Modified 27 Feb 2020 

    Father Welzie Riddle, Sr.,   b. 20 May 1881, Yancey Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Aug 1965  (Age 84 years) 
    Mother Jessie McMahan,   b. 11 Mar 1888,   d. 30 Apr 1974  (Age 86 years) 
    Married 17 Jan 1904  Yancey Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Family ID F1175  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Pembrook Wilson,   b. 3 Jul 1895, Pensacola, Yancey Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Mar 1994, Pensacola, Yancey Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 98 years) 
    Married 9 Jun 1923  Burnsville, Yancey Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Living
    Headstones
    Pembrook Wilson Marker
    Pembrook Wilson Marker
    Pembrook Wilson and Ruth Riddle
    Last Modified 27 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F1189  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 9 Nov 1904 - Yancey Co., North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 9 Jun 1923 - Burnsville, Yancey Co., North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Welzie Riddle Cemetery #40, Cattail Creek, Pensacola, Yancey Co., North Carolina Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Ruth Riddle Wilson, 93 of Pensacola died Wednesday, October 14, 1998, at the home.

      A native of Yancey County, she was a daughter of the late Welzie Riddle, Sr. and Jessie McMahan Riddle. She was the wife of P.B. Wilson, who died in 1994.

      Surviving are a son Billy Brooks (Katie) Wilson of Pensacola; two sisters, Eloise Chase of Asheville and Margaret Comee of Brunswick, Maryland and a brother Welzie Riddle Jr. of Burnsville.

      Funeral services at 2 p.m. Friday in Laurel Branch Baptist Church, of which was a member with the Revs. Ray Strickland and Wanda Galloway officiating. Burial will be in the Welzie Riddle, Sr. Family Cemetery.

  • Sources 
    1. [S2673] Census, 1930 Yancey Co., North Carolina - Benjamin Ray Riddle, (United States Government 9 Apr 1930).

    2. [S1521] Find A Grave.

    3. [S1050] Richard Riddle E-mail GEDCOM, Richard Riddle 2725 London Lane, Winston-Salem, North Carolina 27103, Author E-mail: r.riddle@ieee.org, (18 Aug 2006), Yancy Co. Marriage Record Book shows: 17 Jan 1904 Wilzy Riddle to Jessi, e McMahan by W.H. McMohan with witness Ulysses Riddle and Harry Riddle.