Gray Court, South Carolina
Vera Cooper Riddle, 98, of Gray Court, widow of Paul Riddle, went to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Wednesday, August 17, 2022.
Born in Laurens County, she was a daughter of the late Kenneth and Nellie Cooper.
She was a faithful member of Highland Home Baptist Church in Gray Court.
Mrs. Riddle is survived by her children, Linda Smallwood (Oneal) of Fountain Inn, Paula Shealy of Laurens, Anne Lawrence (Walter) of Gray Court, Wayne Riddle (Sherry) of Gray Court, Nancy McCall (Marty) of Ninety Six, a son-in-law, Lewis Abercrombie of Laurens; thirteen grandchildren, twenty-one great-grandchildren, and three great-great-grandchildren.
In addition to her husband, Mrs. Riddle was preceded in death by a daughter, Emily Abercrombie; and one grandson, Marty Lawrence.
A Celebration of Life service will be held on Saturday, August 20, 2022 at 2:00 pm at Welcome Baptist Church, 1825 Hwy 14, Laurens, SC 29360 officiated by Rev. Billy Cathcart and Michael Hamilton.
The family will receive friends following the service.
Cannon – Byrd Funeral Home, Fountain Inn, assisted the family.