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Obituary for Rhonda Riddle (Wooten)

Rhonda Wooten Riddle, 63, of Franklin, passed away on Tuesday, February 11, 2020.

Born in Macon Co, she was the daughter of Shirley Shephard Tallent (James) and the late Neville Wooten. She retired from Macon County Schools after 30 years. Rhonda loved children and after retirement she volunteered in her daughter’s classroom every Friday. She was a member of Cornerstone Presbyterian Church and enjoyed cross words, word searches, reading, watching TV and gardening.

In addition to her mother and step-father, she is survived by her husband of 46 years, Max Lee Riddle, Jr; two children, Brian Riddle of California and Amber Rowland (Ryan) of Franklin; one brother, Mike Wooten (Laura) of Franklin; five grandchildren, Nicole, Hailey, Gavin, Olivia and Asher; one great granddaughter, Allison Grace and several nieces and nephews.

A Memorial Service will be held at 7:00 p.m., Saturday, February 15th in the Chapel of Macon Funeral Home. Dr. Tommy Jordan and Rev. Charles Stevens will officiate.

The family will receive friends from 6-7:00 p.m., prior to the service at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made in memory of Rhonda Riddle to “Read to Me”, a literacy program for Macon County preschoolers who also sponsors the Dolly Parton Imagination Library, PO Box 1362, Franklin, NC 28744.

The family would like to thank CarePartners Hospice for all of their excellent care.

Macon Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.

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