- Category: Obituaries
- Published on 28 August 2013
- Written by Mount Vernon Optic-Herald
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A private memorial service for John Neil Ritchey, an infant, was conducted earlier this week. The infant was born and died on Friday, Aug. 23.
The infant is survived by his parents, Roy and Ashley Ritchey of Mount Vernon; three brothers, Bryson Ritchey, Jakup Ritchey, and Benton Ritchey; and a sister, Shealyn Ritchey; his grandparents, Susan and John Stone, Kim and Richard Bowling, and Neil and Sandra Ritchey; his great-grandparents, Shirley Arnold, Carol and Kinith Daily, and Reba Stone.
He was preceded in death by Maxie Arnold, John Thomas Stone, Roy Benton Philpot, Jr., Roy Benton Philpot, Sr., Audrey Florene McCoy, John Neil Ritchey, Dorothy Ritchey, and Opal Philpot.