Mrs. Ricki Lewallen Tedder, 67, of Winston-Salem died Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at Forsyth Medical Center. She was born May 31, 1945 in Forsyth County, the daughter of the late, Herbert Lawrence and Jane Rickard Lewallen. Mrs. Tedder was a lifelong faithful member of Crews United Methodist Church where
she was a member of the choir and was the first missionary representing the church.
She was in the first graduating class of East Forsyth High School and was a graduate of Pfeiffer College. She was the Administrative Assistant and Costume Designer for the Academy of Dance Arts. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sister, Bonnie Williams.
Survivors include her husband, Bill of the home; one daughter, Autumn T. Hayes and husband, Brent of Winston-Salem; one granddaughter, Anabelle Hayes; two brothers, Larry Lewallen and wife, Brenda and Mike Lewallen and wife, Monica of Winston-Salem; and several nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be conducted Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 7:00 pm at Crews United Methodist Church with Rev. Gary Camp officiating. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Crews United Methodist Church, 4150 Reidsville Road, Winston-Salem, NC 27101 or National Pancreatic Cancer Foundation, PO Box 1848, Longmont, CO 80502. Online condolences may be made at www.hayworth-miller.com.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Crews United Methodist Church, 4150 Reidsville Road, Winston-Salem, NC 27101 or National Pancreatic Cancer Foundation, PO Box 1848, Longmont, CO 80502.
at Crews United Methodist Church 4150 Reidsville Road, Winston Salem NC 27101, one hour prior to the service at the church
7:00 pm on Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at Crews United Methodist Church 4150 Reidsville Road Winston Salem NC 27101 (map/driving directions)
Lineage for Ricki Lewallen Tedder:
Mother. Janie Rickard Lewallen
Grandmother. Hattie Gaither Rickard
Gr Grandfather William Henry Gaither
Gr Gr Grandfather Elijah Gaither
Gr Gr Gr Grandfather Zachariah Gaither
Gr Gr Gr Gr Grandfather Benjamin Gaither
Birth date: May 31, 1945
Death date: March 12, 2013