Dewey Wayne Riden, 81, of Signal Mountain, Tennessee, died on Wednesday morning, February 27, 2013 at Standifer Place Healthcare.
He was a member of Signal Mountain Church of Christ, was retired from TVA, loved woodworking, photography and painting. He also served in the United States Air Force and was a loving husband, father and grandfather.
He was preceded in death by parents, Sam and Martha Riden; two sisters, Luzell Walker and Marie Wall; three brothers, Amos, Warren, and Carey Riden.
He is survived by his wife, Eleanor P. Riden; two sons, Jeffrey W. Riden, Signal Mtn., and Kendall (Tammy) Riden, Charleston, Tn.; grandchildren, Ashley Riden, Haley (Mark) Heier, Brayden Riden; one great-grandson, Boston Heier; three sisters Maggie Penney, Joliet, Il., Virginia Vandiver, Fort Oglethorpe, and Sara Riden, Ala.; three brothers, Ivan (Peggy) Riden, Harrison, Harold Riden, Ms., and William Riden, Hixson; several nieces and nephews.
Memorial services will be held on Friday, March 1, at 6:30 p.m. at Signal Mountain Church of Christ.
Online condolences can be made at www.reedfamilyfh.com.
Arrangements are by Standefer-Reed Funeral Home, 50 May Road, Dunlap.