Journal-Times (Grayson, KY)


November 12, 2012

Edna Flora Ridgeway


04-19-12 — Edna Flora Ridgeway, 88, of Ashland, passed away Monday, November 12, 2012, in Kingsbrook Life Care Center following an extended illness. 

Edna was born August 21, 1924, in Elliott County, a daughter of the late Charles and Ethyl Rowe Stone. 

She was preceded in death by her husband, Dayton Ridgeway, in 1986; six brothers, Chalmer, Elmo, Elwood, Charles Jr., Edward and Elmer; and 3 sisters, Maxie Stone, Mary Skaggs and Marcella King. 

Survivors include a daughter, Sandra Harper and husband John of Ashland; granddaughter, Charla Tackett; great grandson, Christopher Tackett; two sisters, Glenna Layne and Jesse Bowling; many nieces and nephews; and many great nieces and great nephews.

Edna was a loving mother, grandmother and aunt. She was a homemaker who enjoyed gardening, fishing and living a Christian life. She will be sadly missed by all who knew her. 

Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday, November 14, 2012, at Preston Family Funeral Home by Pastor Dale Maddy.  There will be no visitation. Burial will be in the Rose Hill Burial Park. 

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