Anthony Franklin Ridgeway

April 18, 1974 ~ June 5, 2019 (age 45)


Sumter, SC …… Anthony Franklin Ridgeway, age 45, died on Wednesday, June 5, 2019 at his residence.

Born in Sumter, he was the son of Joyce Floyd Ridgeway and the late Richard Franklin Ridgeway, Jr. Anthony was a very humble and giving person. He was tender hearted and was always willing to help others. If you knew him, you knew he had a great sense of humor.  He loved going to the beach, playing corn hole, being on the water, customizing trucks, grilling out, wearing Polo’s and especially drinking his Diet Mt. Dew and going out to eat with his family. Most of all he cherished his girls and they will always remember his “Hey Buddy” greeting.

Anthony was a member of the Eastside Baptist Church and was touched by going on a mission trip to the Ukraine.

Surviving are: his mother, Joyce Ridgeway of Sumter; two daughters, Lindsay Ridgeway and Taylor Ridgeway; one sister, Leisa Frye; and the mother of his daughter’s, Tammy Ridgeway all of Sumter.

In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by a brother, Richard “Rick” Brian Ridgeway.

A funeral service will be held on Monday, June 10, 2019 at 11:00 at the Eastside Baptist Church.  Interment will follow in the Zoar Church Cemetery.

The family will receive friends on Sunday, June 9, 2019 from 3:00 – 5:00 pm at Bullock Funeral Home and other times at the home of his mother, Joyce Ridgeway.

You may go to and sign the family’s guest book.

The family has chosen Bullock Funeral Home for the arrangements.

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June 9, 2019

3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Bullock Funeral Home
1190 Wilson Hall Road
Sumter, SC 29150

Funeral Service
June 10, 2019

11:00 AM
Eastside Baptist Church
701 Boulevard Road
Sumter, SC 29153

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