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In Memory of

William Jack Ridings

November 21, 1942 - August 3, 2017

Obituary


Rev. William Jack Ridings, age 74 of Knoxville passed away Thursday August 3, 2017. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather. Member of the C.H. McKinney Masonic Lodge number 433, and a member of Westside Baptist Church for 50 years, attended Beaumont Avenue Baptist Church for the past few years. He was preceded in death by his parents Clifford and Agnes Ridings, brother in law John Harbin. Survived by loving wife of 56 years Stella, sons Rob (Jane Anne) Ridings, Jeffrey Scott (Gail) Ridings. Grandchildren Mills, Andrew, Davis, Zackary, Jarrett, Crystal (Will)...

Rev. William Jack Ridings, age 74 of Knoxville passed away Thursday August 3, 2017. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather. Member of the C.H. McKinney Masonic Lodge number 433, and a member of Westside Baptist Church for 50 years, attended Beaumont Avenue Baptist Church for the past few years. He was preceded in death by his parents Clifford and Agnes Ridings, brother in law John Harbin. Survived by loving wife of 56 years Stella, sons Rob (Jane Anne) Ridings, Jeffrey Scott (Gail) Ridings. Grandchildren Mills, Andrew, Davis, Zackary, Jarrett, Crystal (Will) Keniazh and Camryn, great grandchild Sophia. Sister in law Shirley Harbin. Nieces and Nephews Meloni and Vernon Smith, Penny and Jeff Parsley, Meredith and Mike Neil. Great great niece and nephew Henley and Morgan Neil. Graveside services were Monday August 7, 2017 at 2:00PM at New Gray Cemetery with Rev. Dean Braden officiating. In lieu of flowers donate to Beaumont Avenue Baptist Church in memory of William Jack Ridings.