STARKVILLE — Dorris “Bid” Louis Dikeman-Riddle, 95, died Sept. 4, 2020. A private service was held at First Presbyterian Church, with the Rev. Martin Lifer officiating. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery in Talala, Oklahoma. Welch Funeral Home of Starkville is in charge of arrangements. Mrs. Dikeman-Riddle was born June 11, 1925, in Oologah, Oklahoma, to the late Benjamine J. Dikeman and Emily Helen Whisenhunt-Dikeman. She was a graduate of Draughon’s Business College and was formerly employed with American Airlines. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her siblings, Darrell Philip Dikeman, Margie Dikeman-Brown, Cora Lee Dikeman-Pilpovich and Darlene Dikeman-Van Pelt. She is survived by her husband, John William Riddle of Starkville; and children, Jimmie Marie Dikeman-Brown of Stakville and Robert Myskey of Nice, California. Memorials may be made to Oktibbeha County Humane Society, 510 Industrial Park Rd., Starkville, MS 39759.
Appeared in The Commercial Dispatch on September 15, 2020
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