Randall Keith Ridings

Randall “Keith” Ridings age 64 passed away Tuesday, July 12, 2011. He retired from the State of Tennessee Revenue Department. After retiring, he opened his own CPA firm in Pigeon Forge which he operated for many years. He was currently operating the Walden Creek Stables with his wife, Mary and his step-children. Preceded in death by: Parents, James C. & Mary Sue Ridings. Survivors include: Wife, Mary J. Darnell-Ridings; Daughters & Sons-in-law, Elizabeth Ridings Pope & husband Tim, Catherine Ridings Hammett, Robin Ridings Minhinnett & husband Curtis; Step Daughters, Susan Reagan & husband Mark, Dolly Darnell, Lilly Stoltz & husband Donald, Marie Kinser & husband Mark, and Melissa Darnell; Step Sons, Frank Darnell & wife Anna, Thomas Darnell, William Darnell, Johnathan Darnell; Grandchildren, Jackson & Finnley Minhinnett, and Evan Sapp; Sisters & Brothers-in-law, Shirley & Ralph Hall, Anne Patrick, Marion Griffitts, and Linda & Roy O’Brian of McLean, VA; Brothers & Sister-in-law, James & Sandra Ridings of Stanton, VA and Philip Ridings. Memorial service 2:00 PM, Sunday, July 17, 2011 at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, 314 Broadway Ave., Maryville, TN with Rev. Robert Beasley officiating. Arrangements by Smith Funeral & Cremation Service, Maryville, 865-983-1000, www.smithmortuary.com