Mrs. Arthur A. RIDDLE, 47, died at 1:25 o'clock this morning at her home, 401 Carter, from heart disease. She had been sick 14 months. Funeral services will be held at 2 o'clock Thrusday afternoon at the Roberts-Blue funeral chapel. Rev. J. C. BROGAN, Pastor of the Grace Methodist church, will conduct the services and interment will be in Haworth cemetery.
Mrs. RIDDLE's maiden name was Miss Etta L. WOODS. She was born September 23, 1884, in Freeport, Ill. She was married to Arthur A. RIDDLE, December 10, 1902, at Freeport. The family came to Lyon County in 1919, and to Emporia in 1923. Mrs. RIDDLE was a member of the Evangelical church of Freeport.
Mrs. RIDDLE is survived by Mr. RIDDLE; 11 children, Mrs. Glen ULM, of Argentine; Mrs. Dave BOLING, of Saffordville; Mrs. Harold STONEBRAKER and Mrs. Elmer SILL, of Emporia, and Marjorie, Dorothy, Violet, Irene, Etta, Afred and Robert, of the home; her father, W. H. WOODS, of Freeport; one sister, Mrs. Hazel WECKERLY, of Freeport; 11 brothers, James WOODS, of Springfield, Ill.; Lawrence WOODS, of Rocky Ford, Colorado; Lloyd WOODS and Harry WOODS, of Byron, Ill.; and Douglas, Clyde, Leonard, Walter, Dan, Merle and W. C. WOODS of Freeport.
Emporia Gazette (Emporia, Lyon County, Kansas) 26 Apr 1932. Submitted by: Marie Cook 10 Oct 2001