Joseph Nathan “Joe” Ridlehoover, 62, passed away peacefully after a courageous 13 year battle with cancer, Wednesday, November 05, 2014 at his home surrounded by his family. He was born in Greenwood County, SC on October 19, 1952 to Luther Nathan Ridlehoover and the late Willie Jo Trammell Ridlehoover. Joe was a retired store owner of J & C Grocery. As long as his health permitted he was an active member of Vision Baptist Church. Joe loved being on the farm with his horses.
Funeral service 2:00 pm, Saturday, November 8, 2014 at Vision Baptist Church, 7633 Buffalo Road, Raleigh, 27616. Burial will follow at Pine Forest Memorial Gardens, Wake Forest.
The family will receive relatives and friends from 6:00 to 8:00 pm Friday, November 7, 2014 at
L. Harold Poole Funeral Service and other times at the home on Watkins Rd.
Joe is survived by his wife Catherine Howard “Cathy” Ridlehoover; father, Luther Nathan Ridlehoover of Wendell; daughter, Angie R. Strickland (Mike) of Wendell; sons: Nathan Ridlehoover (Erin) of Wendell, Devin Ridlehoover of the home; grandchildren: Lillie Grace Strickland, Jonah & Millie Ridlehoover; brother, Steve Ridlehoover (Lyn) of Piedmont, SC.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Transitions LifeCare, 250 Hospice Circle, Raleigh, NC 27607.
Condolences to the family may be sent to poolefuneral.com under Obituaries.