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Matthew Glenn Riddle, age 46, of the Pensacola Community, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, August 25th, 2018 due to injuries sustained in a motor vehicle accident. A native of Yancey County, he was a son of the late Benny and Martha Stines Riddle. He was also preceded in death by maternal grandparents: Nathan and Nellie Stines; paternal grandmother, Martha "Granny" Metcalf Riddle; paternal grandfather, Eugene Riddle and cousin, Betty Lou Riddle Woody. As a child Matthew attended Laurel Branch Baptist Church. He loved his pit bull "Juice" but mostly his son, Jason.
Surviving are his son, Jason Riddle of Pensacola; wife, Alicia G. Riddle of Burnsville; mother-in-law, Debbie Grindstaff of Marion; sister, Cheryl "Cherie" Koenig and fiance', Mark Loudermelt, of Jonas Ridge, TN; step-children: Colin and Kyllie Ray and 10 special cousins that was like his brothers and sisters: Cheryl, Sid, Jimmy "Boy", Pam, Marty, Donnie, Chrissie "Chris", Paula "Pud" and Tim.
A memorial service will be held at 7 p.m. on Friday, August 31st at Laurel Branch Baptist Church. Rev. Ray Strickland will officiate. The family will receive friends from 6 until 7 p.m. prior to the service at the church.
Memorial donations may be made to Yancey Funeral Services at 378 Charlie Brown Road, Burnsville, NC 28714 to help with expenses.