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Irene T. Ridgeway

September 13, 1928 - December 15, 2016

Burial Date December 18, 2016

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Irene Tuggle Ridgeway, 88, of Nathalie passed away Thursday, December 15, 2016 at Sentara Halifax Regional Hospital. She was the wife of the late William Thornton “Billy” Ridgeway.

Mrs. Ridgeway was born in Charlotte County, September 13, 1928 a daughter of the late Chesley Burnace Tuggle and Mary Martin Tuggle. She was a member of Childrey Baptist Church and former employee of the Craddock Terry Corporation.

She is survived by a son, Richard Thornton Ridgeway (Renee); a grandson, William Tanner Ridgeway; a granddaughter, Raegan Elizabeth Ridgeway all of Nathalie; a step-grandson, Bruce Anderson (Erin); great-grandson, Laylo Blue Ridgeway all of South Boston; one sister, Linda Tuggle Lester (Ronnie); one brother, Lester Thomas Tuggle all of Nathalie. She was preceded in death by three sisters, Margie Tuggle, Julia Hickson, Eunice Adkins; four brothers, Eugene, Junior, Bobby and Wallace Tuggle.

A funeral service will be conducted at 3 p.m. Sunday, December 18, 2016 at Childrey Baptist Church by the Rev. Jerry Stanfield and Rodney Barwick with interment to follow in the church cemetery.

The family will receive friends following the service in the church fellowship hall and at the home of her son and daughter-in-law, Richard and Renee Ridgeway, other times.