Jerry Doyle  Riddle


Jerry Doyle Riddle, 78, of Duncan went to be with his Lord and Savior on Tuesday, June 4, 2019 at his home in Duncan.

Memorial services will be at 10:30 AM Saturday in the New Hope Baptist Church West with Reverend Rick Blackwell officiating and Reverend Randy Southerland assisting. Cremation services have been entrusted to the Bailes-Polk Funeral Home.

There will be no visitation at the funeral home.

Jerry was born November 27, 1940, in Tulsa, Oklahoma, the son of Arley and Golda (Schmidly) Riddle. He graduated from Berryhill High School and received his bachelors degree from South Eastern State University. He and Paula Wollenberg were married in Payne, Oklahoma on June 16, 1962. He worked as an aircraft mechanic and an aircraft mechanic instructor for several years. He also worked many years as an auto mechanic. He served as the pastor of numerous churches. He also served on the mission field with his wife in Jamaica. Also, he served for a time as the director of Youth for Christ in San Francisco, California. He loved flying, hunting, reading, drinking coffee, and playing games. He was a member of New Hope Baptist Church West. He was preceded in death by his parents and a granddaughter, Nicole DeMetrotion.

Survivors include his wife, Paula, of the home in Duncan; three daughters, Jaree DeMetrotion and her husband, Paul, of Farmers Branch, Texas; Leah Colclasure and her husband, Jeff, of Ardmore, Oklahoma; and Sharla Brownlee and her husband, Seth, of Fort Worth, Texas; his brother, Jonnie Riddle and his wife, Jolene, of Claremore, Oklahoma; and grandchildren, Ellen and Dawson Vosburg, Brett and Cami DeMetrotion, Kaylee DeMetrotion, Luke DeMetrotion, Kade Richard, and Kilee Colclasure.

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2 posts

June and Jim Cantrell
Jun 07, 2019
Paula, I just read this and I feel sad for you and your family. God takes the good ones.I
Please know we are here for you..our love, June and Jim Cantrell
Robert Ball
Jun 07, 2019
The Grace Bible Church Dallas - Farmers Branch Small Group sends their prayers and sympathy to the Riddle Family. He has passed "through gates of splendor in the presence of God"! Therefore let us celebrate Doyle's life and ministry and rejoice with him as precious memories flood our souls!