Charles H. Ridgeway, Jr.
Charles H. Ridgeway Jr. of Temecula, Calif., passed away at the Loma Linda University Medical Hospital in Murrieta, Calif., on Thursday, May 16. After many years of illness, his body finally gave up the fight. He was a loving husband, father and brother. His family will miss him so very much. He was born Feb. 23, 1942, in Caraway and spent his adult life in California. He was a retired accountant from Boeing Corporation and was of the Church of Christ faith.
He is survived by his wife of 51 years, Betty (Mangrum) Ridgeway; daughter, Robin Ridgeway of Rancho Santa Margarita, Calif.; son, Matthew Ridgeway of El Dorado Hills, Calif.; and three grandchildren, Joshua, Alexander and Elizabeth; two sisters, Lavern Johnston of Searcy and Norma Patrick of Ripley, Miss.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Charlie Ridgeway and Tiny (Weathers) Ridgeway, and a sister, Billie Jo (Ridgeway) Burrough.
In accordance with his wishes, his body will be cremated and no services will be scheduled.