Wayne Riddle, husband of Tiffany Rose Riddle and son of Dwight D. and Barbara R. Crump Riddle, was born in Monroe, N.C., on May 9, 1975, and died in Daleville, Ala., on Friday, Dec. 10, 2010, at the age of 35.
Wayne had lived in Dexter and Cape Girardeau, lived in Starkville and Crystal Springs, Miss., before moving to Daleville, Ala., eight months ago. He was a computer engineer and enjoyed theology, model airplanes, hunting and fishing, scuba diving, horseback riding, and loved to fly. He became a Mason during his time in Starkville, Miss. He had served in the Mississippi National Guard for 16 years.
On Oct. 18, 2008, he was married to Tiffany Rose Flowers in North Carolina.
Surviving are his wife, Tiffany Rose Riddle of Daleville, Ala.; one son, Ryan Wayne Riddle of Crystal Springs, Miss.; his parents, Dwight Riddle of Hazlehurst, Miss., and Barbara R. Riddle of Springfield, Mo.; one brother, Michael D. Riddle of St. Louis, Mo. Many aunts, uncles, cousins, and other relatives also survive. The funeral will be attended by many loyal friends who contributed to his life.
Visitation will be Thursday, Dec 16, 2010, from 5-8 p.m. at Watkins & Sons Funeral Service in Dexter.
Services will be held Friday, Dec. 17, 2010, at 1 p.m. in the Watkins & Sons Chapel in Dexter with Dr. Albert Bisson, Professor of Theology at Mississippi State University officiating.
Burial will follow in the Smith-Stevenson Cemetery near Dexter.
Watkins & Sons Funeral Service of Dexter is in charge of arrangements.