Aubrey Lavern Ritch1936 - 2015 (78 years)
Name Aubrey Lavern Ritch Born 26 Dec 1936 Screech, Owl Bend Gender Male Died 21 Aug 2015 Lindale, Texas buried Union Chapel Cemetery, Garden City Smith, Texas Person ID I8739 Ritch Last Modified 22 Jan 2019
Father James Aubrey Ritch, b. 24 Dec 1908, d. 1984, Tyler, Smith, Texas (Age 75 years) Relationship natural Mother Sarah Mae Thompson, b. 1915, d. 1996 (Age 81 years) Relationship natural Family ID F3224 Group Sheet | Family Chart
Family 1 Wanda Joan McDow, b. 2 Nov 1942, d. 13 Jan 2018, Tyler, Texas (Age 75 years) Married 8 Sep 1962 Children 1. Karla Michele Ritch, b. 27 Oct 1963, Smith County, Texas , d. 17 Mar 2015, Tyler, Texas (Age 51 years) [natural] 2. Living 3. Living Last Modified 22 Jan 2019 Family ID F3229 Group Sheet | Family Chart
Family 2 Living Children 1. Donald Stephen Ritch, b. 8 Dec 1959, Tyler, Texas , d. 1 Jul 2016, Tyler, TX (Age 56 years) [natural] 2. Living Last Modified 22 Jan 2019 Family ID F3227 Group Sheet | Family Chart
Family 3 ? Tolbert Children 1. Living Last Modified 22 Jan 2019 Family ID F3228 Group Sheet | Family Chart
- Buddy Ritch
A farewell celebration for Buddy Ritch, 78, Van, is scheduled for 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015, at Landmark Baptist Church with Dr. Mike Daniels and Pastor Brad Williams officiating.
Mr. Ritch passed away on Aug. 21, 2015, in Lindale.
Aubrey Lavon "Buddy" Ritch was born Dec. 26, 1936, in Screech Owl Bend, to the late James Aubrey "Hop" Ritch and Sarah Mae Thompson Ritch. He was the owner and operator of B R Trucking Company. He is a 32nd Degree Mason and a member of Landmark Baptist Church and Church of Garden Valley.
He was preceded in death by his daughter, Karla Ritch Ricardo; and his brother, Dwayne Ritch.
Survivors include his wife of 54 years, Wanda Ritch, of Van; four children, Aubrey Pete Ritch and wife Honey, of Van, Donald Ritch and wife Lisa, of Chapel Hill, Kelli Allen and husband Brent, of Swan Lake, and Kirk Ritch and wife Amy, of Baytown; sister, Peggy Cockrell, of Chapel Hill; sister-in-law, Peggy Ritch, of Chapel Hill; 12 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Landmark Baptist Church, 11125 Spur 248, Tyler, 75707.
- Buddy Ritch