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Walter G. Riddick

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Walter was born on November 18, 1926 and passed away on Wednesday, April 28, 2010.

Walter was a resident of Little Rock, Arkansas.

Walter attended Little Rock schools, graduating cum laude from Sewanee Military Academy in the summer of 1944. He attended Little Rock Junior College (UALR). He attended Washington and Lee University, Lexington, Virginia. He received his B.A. in 1949 and completed two years of law school. He completed his senior year in law school and received his LLB in 1952.

He enlisted in the Army in 1945, during World War II. He served in the 66th Constabulary Squadron, 2nd Constabulary Group in Kiefersfelden, Germany as part of border control operations near Austria. Walter received the World War II Victory Medal and Occupational Medal (Germany). He was recalled to serve in the Korean War.

Walter was married to Joanne.

Services will be held on Monday, May 3, including a graveside service at Mount Holly Cemetery at 10:30 a.m. and a celebration of life service at Ruebel Funeral Home at noon. The family will greet visitors before and after services at Ruebel.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Second Presbyterian Church Youth Music Program, 600 Pleasant Valley Drive, Little Rock, AR 72227; Camp Aldersgate (where the Grite¯s Pavilion is named for Walter¯s first wife), 2000 Aldersgate Road, Little Rock, AR 72205; or Arkansas Hospice, 14 Parkstone Circle, North Little Rock, AR 72116.