Ridley, Randy (Dalton)

Thursday, November 14, 2019
Randy Ridley
Randy Ridley

Randy Michael Ridley, age 60, of Dalton, Georgia, departed this life Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at Hamilton Medical Center.

He was born Sept. 17, 1959 in Dalton, a son of the late Hoyt and Kathleen Davis Ridley.

He is survived by his son, Jeremy Ridley; daughter, Stacy Christianson of Dalton, Ga.; brothers and sister-in-law, Donald and Kimberly Ridley, Darrell Ridley; sister and brother-in-law, Betty Jo and Butch Wells all of Chatsworth, Ga.; grandchildren, Dakota Christianson, Hunter Christianson, Mason Ridley; and several nieces and nephews.

A service to celebrate the life of Mr. Randy Michael Ridley will be held Monday, Nov. 18, at 3 p.m. from the Ponders Melrose Chapel with Reverend Dallas Parker officiating.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 5-9 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 17.   

Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.pondersfuneralhome.com.

Arrangements are by Ponders Melrose Chapel 138 Melrose Drive Dalton, GA 30721, (706) 226-4002.


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