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Friday, December 4, 2020
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Ralph Hubert Krider, 86, passed away peacefully at his home Wednesday, December 2, 2020. A native of Erie, Pennsylvania, he was born May 10, 1934. He had a 20+ year career as a firefighter in Washington, DC.
He leaves behind his beloved wife of 17 years, Joyce Honeycutt Krider of the home; a special caregiver and step-daughter, Jolene Williams of Hamlet; a step-son, Mark Perkins and wife, Shawn, of Littleton, NC; five step-grandchildren and his church family who will miss him greatly.
Ralph was a faithful and dedicated member of Abundant Life Church where he served in numerous roles, including that of Deacon for a number of years, and he sang with the choir. He was a special friend of Pastor Wilkes and enjoyed golf. He loved to laugh and especially enjoyed Chick-fil-A milkshakes whenever he could.
Graveside services will be conducted at 1:30 PM Friday, December 4, at Richmond County Memorial Park officiated by Pastor Joe B. Wilkes, Jr. Ralph will be laid to rest beside his first wife, Eva, who died in 1996.
Online condolences may be posted at www.carterfuneral.net.