EASTLAND – Johnnie Riffle, 85, passed away Monday, April 26, 2010 at her residence. Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at the Evergreen Cemetery in Ranger with Larry Roberts officiating. The family will receive friends at Edwards Funeral Home in Eastland Friday from 6 until 8 p.m.
Johnnie was born in Erath Co. on April 24, 1925 to John and Mildred (Gordon) Dorris. She was a beautician for over 30 years and was a member of the Church of Christ. Johnnie loved to garden, cook and spend time with her family. She was also an animal lover who took great pleasure in feeding the birds and playing with her dogs.
Johnnie is preceded in death by her husband, three brothers and two sisters.
Johnnie is survived by her children Paula Castanuela and husband John of Eastland, Mitch Riffle and wife Kay of Eastland, Paul Riffle and wife Tracy of Abilene, Mark Riffle and wife Angie of Breckenridge, Mike Riffle and wife Dana of Austin, numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.