James Riddle of Holcomb, son of Elmer and Iza Smith Riddle, was born Feb, 1, 1929, in Holcomb and died Thursday, Nov. 20, 2003, at his residence in Holcomb.
On Nov. 5, 1949, he was united in marriage to Betty Taylor at Piggott, Ark.
He was a member of the Assembly of God Church in Holcomb.
He served on the Holcomb Township Board.
Survivors include two sons and one daughter-in-law, Jimmy Riddle of Lake Wappapello, Jeff and Debbie Riddle of Dexter; one daughter, Brenda Troutt of Holcomb; six grandchildren, Cindy Sutton and husband Mike , Tara Wilson, all of Kennett, Brad Riddle and wife Michelle of St. Francis, Ark., Cody Troutt of Holcomb, Clayton Riddle of Dexter, and Nicholas Sufton of McDougal, Ark.; three great-grandchildren, Leah Brock, Myca Sutton, both of Kennett, and Caleb Riddle of St. Francis, Ark.
He was preceded in death by his parents; one son, Billy Riddle; one brother, Jarrell Riddle; and one sister, Shelby Riddle.
Visitation will be held from 5-8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 21, 2003, at Landess Funeral Home in Campbell.
Funeral services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 22, 2003, at Landess Funeral Chapel in Campbell officated by Rev. Howard Kirby.
Interment will follow at Loyd Cemetery at Holcomb.