Ella Lousie “Midge” Riffle, 79, of Leon, passed away January 10, 2013, at Holzer Medical Center, Gallipolis, Ohio, following an extended illness.
She was born December 30, 1933, in Cottageville, a daughter of the late Walter Hill and Minerva (King) Hill Linville. Her husband, Edgar Riffle, Sr.; son, Edgar Riffle, Jr.; brothers, Dencil Hill and Danny Linville; and a sister, Osie Mae Rardin, also preceded her in death.
She enjoyed quilting, cooking and fishing with her late husband. She was a retired custodian from the Jackson County Board of Education, a member of the Creston Ladies Aid, and member of the Creston Church.
Survivors include her sons, Paul Riffle of Bidwell, Ohio, and Henry Riffle of Leon; daughters, Catherine Mae Fauver, and Edna “Jean” Sammons both of Point Pleasant, Elsie Lyons and Anna Belle Michael both of Leon; brother, Cecil Hill of Cottageville; 17 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; several step-grandchildren; and a daughter-in-law, Erma Riffle of New Haven.
Services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Sunday, January 13, 2013, at Casto Funeral Home Chapel, Evans. Burial will follow in the Creston Cemetery. Visitation will be one hour prior to time of service at the funeral home.
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