Charlie W. Riddick
Suffolk - Charlie William Riddick, 80, passed away January 9, 2013. He was born in Suffolk the son of the late Maude Smith Riddick and Willie Edward Riddick. He was predeceased by his sisters, Grace Salmon and Marion Byrd; and brother, Ryland Jack Riddick. He was a U.S. Army
veteran having served during the Korean War
. Charlie retired after 42 1/2 years as a Superintendant of Cold Storage for Planters Peanuts. He was a member of First Baptist Church.
Charlie is survived by his wife of 49 years, Margaret Hundley Riddick; daughter, Angela R. Golowinski and husband, Leo of Marietta, GA; son, Stephen A. Riddick and wife, Krista of Suffolk; grandchildren, Jordan, Rylan, and Olivia Riddick, Erica and Jeremy Golowinski; sisters and brother-in-law, Barbara Griffin of Suffolk, Betty and Charlie Holland of FL; sister-in-law, Joyce Riddick ; brothers-in-law, Rudolph Byrd all of Suffolk, and Frederick Hundley of Townsend, GA.
A funeral service will be held Sunday, January 13, 2013 at First Baptist Church with Dr. Thurman Hayes, Jr. and Rev. Charles Thompson officiating. Burial will follow at Holly Lawn Cemetery. Friends may join the family Saturday from 3-4 p.m. at Parr Funeral Home & Crematory and other times at the residence. Memorial donations may be made to First Baptist Church Music Fund at 237 N. Main St., Suffolk, VA 23434 and the Nansemond Suffolk Rescue Squad at P.O. Box 1515, Suffolk, VA 23439. Condolences may be registered online at www.parrfuneralhome.com