Jessie B. RIDER

July 16, 1901 - February 6, 2003

07/16/1901 - 02/06/2003

Past Services

Visitation
Sunday February 09, 2003
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Altmeyer Funeral Home - Virginia Beach
5792 Greenwich Road
Virginia Beach, VA 23462
800-934-4648 | Directions
Cemetery
Monday February 10, 2003
10:00 am
Halcyon Hills Memorial Gardens
R.D. #3, Box 245
Wheeling, WV 26003
304-232-1870 Hi | Directions
Service
Monday February 10, 2003
10:00 am
St. Matthew's Lutheran Church
620 Boggs Run Road
Benwood, WV 26031
Directions
Visitation
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Altmeyer Funeral Home - Virginia Beach
5792 Greenwich Road
Virginia Beach, VA 23462
800-934-4648 | Directions

RIDER, Jessie B., 101 of McMechen, WV, died Thursday, Feb. 6, 2003 at her home. She was born July 16, 1901 in WV, a daughter of the late Moses and Pauline Zearott Bell. She was a retired Marshall County schoolteacher and a member of St. Matthew Lutheran Church, Boggs Run Road, Benwood. She was a member of the Eastern Star and a Collegiate Alumni of Wheeling. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Albert W. Rider and four brothers, two sisters. Surviving are a son, William Scott Rider and his wife Barbara of Wichita, KS; a daughter, Flora Bell Heckman and husband Sidney of Glen Dale, WV;a sister, Thursa Trabert of South Carolina; a sister-in-law, Fern Rider of Moundsville, Three grandchildren, Gary A. Heckman and his wife Debra of Zanesville, OH; Mark A. Heckman and wife Chirsitine of Glen Dale; and Terry Rider and wife Sheri of Wichita, KS; Three Great Grandchildren and two Great-Great Grandchildren. Friends received 2-4 and 7-9 pm Sunday at the Altmeyer Funeral Home, 214 Marshall St., McMechen. Funeral service will be held 10:00 am Monday, February 10, 2003 at St. Matthew Luteran Church, Boggs Run Rd, Benwood with Pastor David Twedt officiating. Internment in Halcyon Hills Memorial Park, Sherrard. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Matthew Luteran Church, 620 Boggs Run Road, Benwood, WV 26031 or Tender Loving Care Home Care at Hospice, 1231 Warwood Avenue, Wheeling 26003. Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.altlmeyer.com.

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Nancy Niederst
8 years ago

Family of Jessie:

What a beautiful person and servant of the Lord. You are in my thoughts and prayers.

Nancy

Linda Cunningham Fluharty
8 years ago

Mrs. Rider was my first grade teacher at Boggs Run School about 50 years ago! I had no idea she had lived so long… She was the most wonderful teacher and I will remember her always!