Sue Donnell Ridley

Sue Donnell Ridley

Sue Donnell Ridley died on October 1, 2012 following a brief illness at the age of 87.

She was born on September 10, 1925 and was preceded in death by her husband, Oscar Thomas Ridley, Jr. and her parents, Robert Hollis and Ann Braden Donnell.

Mrs. Ridley is survived by her children, Susan Houfek, Dallas, TX, Tom Ridley (Linda), Murfreesboro, TN, Margaret Cole (Dan), Canton, GA and grandchildren, Jason Ridley (Heather), Nashville, TN and Kim Ridley, Murfreesboro, TN. She is also survived by her sister, Annie Jean Kendrick of Murfreesboro.

A member of the First United Methodist Church, Mrs. Ridley was an enthusiastic reader, passionate animal lover and a devoted grandmother.

A Memorial service will be held at the First United Methodist Church at 265 West Thompson Lane, Murfreesboro, TN on Friday, October 5, 2012 at 2 p.m. The family will receive friends at a reception immediately following the service to be held at the church.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in the name of Sue D. Ridley to the Rutherford County Humane Society.

Published in The Daily News Journal on Oct. 3, 2012