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On Sunday afternoon August 11, 2019, Willie McShan Riddle, 85, resident of New Albany, passed away peacefully in the comfort of his home following an extended illness.
Funeral Services celebrating the life of Mr. Riddle will be at 2 PM Saturday August 17 at the Restoration Worship Center in Tupelo with Elder Keric Sparrow officiating. Burial will follow at Porter Memorial Park in Tupelo. Arrangements will be provided by New Albany Funeral & Cremation Care (662)539-7000
Mr. Riddle was born April 1, 1934 in Tippah County, MS, the son of the late Ollie McShan. He was employed as a farmer for much of his life.
Visitation will be from 12 Noon to 2 PM Saturday August 17 at Restoration Worship Center.
Blessed with a large family, Mr. Riddle is survived by five daughters, Loretta Jones (Robert) and Dorothy Turner, both of New Albany, Roxanne Crump, Shirley Turner and Paula Pierce, all of Tupelo, two sons, Willie Riddle of Tupelo and Jimmy Turner of Texas, one sister Mary Shackelford of Pontotoc, twenty one grandchildren and seventeen great grandchildren.
He was also preceded in death by a sister, Katie Earl.
The staff of New Albany Funeral & Cremation Care is honored to serve the Riddle family and invites you to share memories.