CARROLLTON, Ky. -Floyd H. Ritchie, 71, of Carrollton died Friday, Aug. 1, 2014, at Hosparus Inpatient Care Center in Louisville, Ky.
Funeral services are 11 a.m., Friday, Aug. 8, at the Family Worship Center in Carrollton. Visitation is 5-8 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 7, at the church. Burial will be in the I.O.O.F. Cemetery in Carrollton. Tandy-Eckler-Riley Funeral Home, 809 Highland Ave., Carrollton, was entrusted with the arrangements.
Mr. Ritchie was born Nov. 2, 1942, in Smithfield, Henry County, Ky., to the late Louis Benjamin Ritchie and Flora Lee Tinsley Ritchie. He was a graduate of the Lincoln Institute in Shelbyville, Ky. He was retired from the former Ameriform Manufacturing Company in Carroll County as an assembly line technician. He was a member of the First Baptist Church of La Grange. In his spare time he enjoyed golf, tennis and skiing.
Survivors include his wife, Doris Jean Brightwell Ritchie of Carrollton; his son, Shannon Travaz Ritchie of Frankfort, Ky.; two daughters, Sherry Lavon Moore of Louisville, Ky., and Sierra Ritchie of Carrollton; three brothers, Charles (Shirley) Ritchie of Marietta, Ga., Authur Lewis (Ruth) Ritchie of Louisville and Willie Lee (Valarie) Ritchie of Louisville; three sisters, Mary Laverne (Ed) Brown of New Liberty, Ky., Barbara Jean Ritchie Turner of Louisville and Betty Ann Ritchie of Nashville, Tenn.; a stepbrother, Frank (Margaree) Jordan of Louisville; a stepsister, Etta Johnson of Cincinnati, Ohio; two grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents.