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Frances Irene Ridge, 84, Albany, KY (1936-2020)

Frances Irene (Doty) Ridge of Albany passed away on Tuesday, October 27, 2020 at her home. She was 84 years old.

The funeral service will be held at 1pmCT on Friday, October 30, 2020, at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home, 304 N. Main Street, Burkesville, KY, with Bro. Edward Tharpe and Bro. Johnny Davis officiating. Burial to follow in Williams Cemetery in Clay County, TN.

Frances was born on September 15, 1936 in Bargersville, IN to the late Chelsea and Stella Hornaday Doty. She was a charter member of Great Hope Separate Baptist Church and a homemaker. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Billy Junior Ridge, one granddaughter, Patricia Ridge, and one great grandson Joey Winchester, seven brothers and six sisters.

Survivors Include:
  • Two Sons- Jerry Lee Ridge and his wife Kathy of Albany, KY and Jeffery Ridge and his wife Rebekah of Indianapolis, IN
  • One Daughter- Pamela Sue Porter and her husband Bruce of Greenwood, IN
  • 7 Grandchildren
  • 9 Great Grandchildren
  • 2 Great Great Grandchildren
  • A host of nieces, nephews, and other relatives and friends
Pallbearers: Jeff Ridge, Joseph Ridge, Andrew Ridge, Tommy Ridge, Randy Ridge, and Bruce Porter.

Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home in charge of funeral arrangements. Online condolences at

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Frances Irene Ridge, 84, Albany, KY (1936-2020)

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