Linda Ridings Obituary

Linda Kay Maggard Ridings
Linda Kay Maggard Ridings

December 15, 1949 - November 27, 2017
Born in Harlan County, KY
Resided in Maryville, TN
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Linda K. Maggard Ridings, 67 of Maryville and Kingston, TN, born to the late Dora and George Maggard, of Harlan, KY, December 15, 1949, passed away Monday, November 27, 2017, at Roane Medical Center. She graduated from Friendsville High School and Cum Lada from Walter State Community College in 1989 with an RN Degree. She retired from U. T. Medical Center after 25 years of service, was a travel nurse for 5 years, worked at Asbury Place and was presently the Nursing Director for Renaissance Terrace Nursing in Harriman. She was the founder of Professional Attire, Inc., and Sweet Scents and Suds which her daughter ran. Her hobbies were painting, designing and making jewelry, gardening and volunteer work. She was preceded in death by parents, George and Dora Day Maggard; brother, George Maggard; sister, Ann Watkins; father-in-law, Alex Ridings.

Survivors include her husband of 49 years, Jan M. Ridings; daughter and son-in-law, Tina Rose Ridings Fuller and Tracy Fuller; grandsons, Stone Fuller and wife Jazmine, Trace Fuller; great grandson, Mason Fuller; brothers, Doug Maggard and Benny Maggard; sisters, Joann Branson, Mary Howard; mother-in-law, Rose Ridings; brother-in-law, Ben Ridings; several nieces and nephews; beloved pets, Molly and Matilda Jane; many special friends that touched her life.

Her passion was her family, work, friends and helping those in need.

The family will receive friends from 12-2:00 p.m. Sunday at McCammon-Ammons-Click Funeral Home with the funeral service to follow at 2:00 p.m. The entombment will follow at Grandview Mausoleum.

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McCammon-Ammons-Click Funeral Home
220 W. Broadway Ave.
Maryville, TN US 37801
Sunday, December 3, 2017
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
McCammon-Ammons-Click Chapel
220 W. Broadway Ave.
Maryville, TN US 37801
Sunday, December 3, 2017
2:00 PM
Grandview Mausoleum
2304 Tuckaleechee Pike
Maryville, TN US 37803
Sunday, December 3, 2017