Bobby Wayne Riddle, 73, of Hot Springs, formerly of Greenbrier, went to be with the Lord on February 3, 2023.
Bobby was born on September 2, 1949, in Muldrow, Oklahoma to Athel and Irene Hughes Riddle. He was a christian in the Nazarene faith and a founding member of Crossroads Cowboy Church in El Paso. Bobby enjoyed farming, riding horses and working on cars.
Left to cherish his memory is his wife of 54 years, Carolyn Riddle of the home, three sons, Ron Riddle and wife, Wanda of Beebe; Tracy Riddle and wife, Joanna of Navarre, Florida; Shawn Riddle and wife Melissa of Vilonia; one daughter, Kristy Johnson and husband, Jason of Hot Springs; one sister, Joyce O'Neal and husband, Le’Roy of Muldrow, Oklahoma; thirteen grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren, special sister and brother in-laws Shirley and Chet Smith and David and Donna Garner, as well as a host of extended family and friends.
He was preceded in death by one great-granddaughter Cashleigh Outlaw, his parents Athel and Irene Riddle, and his in-laws James and Jean Garner.
Funeral services will be 2:00pm, Tuesday, February 7, 2023 at Crossroads Cowboy Church, 307 AR-5, El Paso, Arkansas 72045, with Pastor Ron Riddle officiating. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service starting, also at the church.
Pallbearers for the service are Chism Riddle, Justin Riddle, Clayton Riddle, Jackson Riddle, Brock Riddle, Seth Thomson, Jayton Howell and Reid Blackwell. Honorary pallbearers are Major Johnson, Carson Thomson, Ashton Riddle and Six Riddle.
In lieu of flowers please make donations to Crossroads Cowboy Church Building fund.
Arrangements are entrusted to Vilonia Funeral Home, 1134 Main Street, Vilonia, AR 72173. Share condolences with the family at www.viloniafuneralhome.com.