Funeral services were 2 p.m. Sunday in the chapel of Edmaiston-Mosley Funeral Home. Brother Eric Burress officiated. Burial followed in Antioch Cemetery near Hornbeak.
Pallbearers were Jordan Davis, Larry Davis, Cody Quick, Jim Neely, Taylor Hopper and Raymond Whitehead.
Robert was born Jan. 30, 1961, in Union City, son of the late Will Edd and Shirley Demetrice (Burress) Riddle. He married the former Jo Ann Reed July 7, 2007. She survives. Robert was a commercial fisherman and was of the Baptist faith.
He is also survived by his daughter, Stephenie Basham of Samburg; two sons and his daughter-in-law, Brian and Shannon Bartz and Dylan Riddle, all of Samburg; his sister and brother-in-law, Sandra and Jim Neely of Samburg; two brothers and his sister-in-law, Jeff and Angela Riddle of Hornbeak and William Riddle of Samburg; five grandchildren, Chance Basham, Brianna Bartz, Baylee Basham, Isabella Bartz and Reed Bartz, all of Samburg; and several nieces and nephews.
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