2008-11-06 / Obituaries

Russell H. Ridgeway Jr.

Waterfall, 77

Russell Heaton Ridgeway Jr., 77, Waterfall, died Thursday morning, October 30, 2008, at Fulton County Medical Center, McConnellsburg.

Born June 17, 1931, in Loudoun County, Va., he was the son of the late Russell H. and Francis Ridgeway Sr.

Hey is survived by a son, Wayne R. Ridgeway, Winchester, Va., and a grandson, Charles A. Ridgeway, Winchester, Va.

He was preceded in death by a brother, Freddie Ridgeway, and a sister, Lucy Rose Harris.

He was of the Methodist faith.

He was a member of Forbes Road Lions Club and Hustontown Area Senior Citizens.

He retired after 42 years service as a bus driver with Trailways, later Greyhound.

A veteran of the Korean War, he served as a military policeman with the U.S. Army.

Funeral services were held at 11:00 a.m., Monday, November 3, at M. R. Brown Funeral Home, Hustontown. Pastor Mike Baumgardner officiated. Interment was made in Green Hill Cemetery, Berryville, Va.

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