Macie Nichols Riden, 88, passed away on Wednesday, July 24, 2013. Born November 4, 1924, in Dodson Patrick County, she is the daughter of the late Thurman Wilton Nichols and Victoria Boothe Nichols Bowling. She has been a Peninsula resident since 1963.
Macie devoted her life to her late husband, Lt. Harold Riden , children and great-grandchildren. She loved spending time with her family, friends, gardening, bowling, playing yahtzee and rook.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Lt. Harold William Riden; three sisters, Irene Nichols Price, Thelma Nichols Saunders, and Hatha Jane Nichols Ritch; two brothers, Chris and Wilton S. Nichols.
Left to cherish her memory are her daughters; Wilma (Butch) Moore and Carol (Jay) Shiles; brother, Bud D. (Bo) Nichols; sisters, Glendola (Richard) Midkiff, Bessie (Eugene) Peters, Della Mae (Brenton) Price, Etta (Lawrence) Snead and Edna Handy; grandchildren, Timothy Shiles, Scott Moore, Eric (Megan) Shiles, and Keri (Erik) Richardson; great-grandchildren, Brianna and Ian Richardson.
The family would like to express their gratitude to Dominion Village of Williamsburg and Heartland Hospice Care for their love and support.
In Lieu of flowers, the family request that memorial donations be made to the Alzheimerís Association, 213 McLaws Circle, Williamsburg, VA 23185 www.alz.org
A private graveside service will be held at a later date. Bucktrout Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.