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Zada Riddle, 81, Columbia, KY (1939-2021)

Zada (Dunbar) Riddle of Columbia passed away on Tuesday, September 7, 2021 at T. J. Health Columbia. She was 81 years old.

Graveside services will be 3pmCT on Saturday, September 11, 2021, at Haven Hill Cemetery.

She was born on October 14, 1939 in Russell Springs, KY to the late Harley and Thelma Loy Dunbar. She was also preceded in death by her husband David Riddle and a brother Eugene Dunbar.

Mrs. Riddle attended the Hutchison Community Church and enjoyed cooking and spending time with her family and friends.

Survivors include three children Greg Riddle (Anita) of Columbia, KY, Anthony Riddle (Denise) of Columbia, KY and Marla Laws (Billy) of Sevierville, TN; six grandchildren Jeannie Riddle, Kyle Riddle (Natalie), Austin Laws, Aaron Riddle (Lauren McCall Riddle), Brandon Laws and Lauren Riddle; four step grandchildren Lonnie Hourigan (Angela), Leslie Cornelison (Brandon), Garrett White and Brandon White; eleven great grandchildren; four siblings Randolph Dunbar (Bernia Jean), Anita Dunbar Carpenter, Judith Zimmerman (Ronnie) and Lenora Grider (Charles) and several nieces, nephews, friends and other relatives.

Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences at

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Zada Riddle, 81, Columbia, KY (1939-2021)

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