Charles Ridenour Sr.
Charles Edward Ridenour, Sr., age 77, of Niota, passed away Friday morning, December 22, 2017. He was a truck driver for several years with Calhoun Transportation and was a Veteran of the United States Army. Preceded in death by his wife, Linda Petty Ridenour; parents Fred and Gertie Ridenour; daughter, Barbara Jean Jones; sister, Brenda Moore; and brother, David Ridenour. He is survived by son, Charles (Eddie) Ridenour, Jr.; daughters, Jody McQuiston, Bevery Clinard, and Brenda Ridenour-Monroe; nine grandchildren; 15 great grandchildren; brother, Bobby Ridenour; and sisters, Martha Crass, Helen Owens, Linda Graves, Judy Decamp and Stella Wicker. Funeral service will be 7pm Tuesday, at Loudon Funeral Home, with Rev. Clayton Dunsmore officiating. Family and friends will meet 11am, Wednesday, at Beulah Chapel Cemetery for graveside service. Military honors provided by the Loudon County Veterans Honor Guard and the U.S. Army Honor GuardThe family will receive friends 5pm - 7pm Tuesday, prior to the funeral service at Loudon Funeral Home. www.loudonfuneralhome.net