Bidwell, Charles "Raymond"

Tuesday, January 15, 2013

Charles “Raymond” Bidwell, 67, of Soddy Daisy, died on Friday, January 11, 2013. 

He was of the Church of God faith.

Survivors include his wife, Kay L. Bidwell; sons, Jimmy Bidwell and James Bidwell, both of Harrison; sisters, Faye Hickman, Linda Holder and Ellen Lee; and two grandchildren.

Graveside services will be on Wednesday, Jan. 16, at 3 p.m. at Hamilton Memorial Gardens with Reverend Carl Hunsucker officiating. Visitation is Wednesday after 11 a.m. at the funeral home.

Condolences and memories may be shared at www.williamsonandsons.com. 

Arrangements are by Williamson & Sons Funeral Home, 8852 Dayton Pike, Soddy Daisy, TN 37379.


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