OBITUARY: Bonita Louise Ridley-Eddins


Bonita Louise Ridley-Eddins was born on September 4, 1961 in Nashville, Tennessee to the union of Erma McClain and Nelson Ridley. She entered into eternal rest on Monday, November 13, 2023 at her residence in Nashville, Tennessee.

Bonita was educated in the Metro Davidson County Public School System. She professed a Hope in Christ at an early age and united with Mount Gilead Missionary Baptist Church.

Bonita was employed for over 30 years as a caretaker. She enjoyed dancing, cooking, and being with her family.

She leaves to cherish her memories her parents Erma and James McClain, Nelson and Sandra Ridley; loving daughter, Wyonisha (Ronnie); son, Martel Lang Sr.; grandson, Martel Lang Jr.; sisters, Dana (Kevin), Lisa Ridley; brothers, Tyrone McClain, Derrick Ridley; nieces, Corieana, Zariyah; nephews, ZaCorie Sr. (Toya) ZaCorie Jr, Cortez, Alfonzo (Lanae), Aiden, Caiden, Amari; friends, Trina (Anthony) Bridgette, Tonya Ryles, Lisa Duncan, Angie and Carolina, Conn Family, Steele Family, Larkin Family, McClain Family, Blackman Family; devoted cousin, Angela Owens, Anganette Owens, Venciel Jr., Ricky and Randy Owens; and a host of other relatives and friends.

Service Schedule:

Monday, November 20, 2023
11:00am – 12:00pm (Central time)
Mt. Gilead MB Church
4004 Lebanon Pike, Hermitage, TN 37076

Funeral Service:
Monday, November 20, 2023
Starts at 12:00pm (Central time)
Mt. Gilead MB Church
4004 Lebanon Pike, Hermitage, TN 37076

Monday, November 20, 2023
Starts at 2:00pm (Central time)
Greenwood Cemetery North
1248 Dickerson Road, Goodlettsville, TN 37072


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