D. Wayne Riden, 81, of Signal Mountain, died Wednesday morning, Feb. 27, 2013, at Standifer Place Healthcare.
He was a member of Signal Mountain Church of Christ, retired from TVA, and loved woodworking, photography and painting. He also served in the United States Air Force and was a loving husband, father and grandfather.
He was preceded in death by his parents Sam and Martha Riden; two sisters, Luzell Walker and Marie Wall; and three brothers: Amos, Warren and Carey Riden.
He is survived by his wife, Eleanor P. Riden; two sons, Jeffrey W. Riden of Signal Mountain and Kendall (Tammy) Riden of Charleston; grandchildren: Ashley Riden, Haley (Mark) Heier and Brayden Riden; one great-grandson, Boston Heier; three sisters: Maggie Penney of Joliet, Ill., Virginia Vandiver of Fort Oglethorpe, Ga., and Sara Riden of Alabama; three brothers: Ivan (Peggy) Riden of Harrison, Harold Riden of Mississippi and William Riden of Hixson; and several nieces and nephews.
A Memorial service will be held today at 6:30 p.m. at Signal Mountain Church of Christ.
Online condolences can be made at www.reedfamilyfh.com.
Arrangements are by Standefer-Reed Funeral Home, 50 May Road, Dunlap TN 37327.