Mildred Arlene (Ridge) Hayworth
December 20, 1927 – December 10, 2018
Mount Airy - Mildred Arlene Ridge Hayworth, 90, passed away at Central Continuing Care in Mount Airy on December 10, 2018.
She was born in Guilford County on December 20, 1927, a daughter to L.D. Ridge and Mary E. Murphy Ridge. Along with her parents, Mildred was preceded in death by her husband, Claude Reitzel Hayworth; brothers, Wallace Ridge and Darrel Ridge; and sister, Wanda Dobbins. She was a Charter member of Montlieu Avenue United Methodist Church and was strong in her faith. Mildred loved to play piano and sing. She was a bookkeeper for her husband at Hayworth’s Plumbing Company.
Surviving are her daughters; Diana Jennings and husband, J.W.; Gloria Craig and husband, Terry; Louise Lichtenberger and husband, Howard; grandchildren, Terri Jean Coppage and husband, Corey; Lorraine Gay and husband, Chuck; Jennifer Hostetter and husband, Lance; Peggy Craig, Trena Fogleman and husband, Duane; Jay Jennings and wife, Jessica; Michelle Freeman, Judy McCardle and husband, Jeff; J.T. Lichtenberger; 18 great grandchildren and 7 great-great grandchildren.
A funeral service will be at 2:00 p.m. Sunday, December 16, 2018, in the Chapel at Sechrest Funeral Service in High Point, and interment will follow in Floral Garden Park Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. prior to the service.
Sechrest Funeral Service of High Point is honored to serve the Hayworth family.
Online condolences may be shared with the family at www.SechrestFunerals.com.
- L.D. Ridge, Father
- Mary E. (Murphy) Ridge, Mother
- Claude Rietzel Hayworth, Husband
- Gloria Craig (husband, Terry), Daughter
- Diana Jennings (husband, J.W.), Daughter
- Louise Lichtenberger (husband, Howard), Daughter
- Terri Jean Coppage (husband, Corey), Granddaughter
- Lorraine Gay (husband, Chuck), Granddaughter
- Jennifer Hostetter (husband, Lance), Granddaughter
- Peggy Craig, Granddaughter
- Trena Fogleman (husband, Duane), Granddaughter
- Jay Jennings (wife, Jessica), Grandson
- Michelle Freeman, Granddaughter
- Judy McCardle (husband, Jeff), Granddaughter
- J.T. Lichtenberger, Grandson
- Wallace Ridge, Brother
- Darrel Ridge, Brother
- Wanda Dobbins, Sister
- J.T. Lichtenberger
- Michael Fogleman
- Devin Fogleman
- Joshua Fogleman
- Mitchell Purvis
- Brent Purvis
- Visitation Sunday, December 16, 2018
- Funeral Service Sunday, December 16, 2018