Mr. Ridley was born Aug. 3, 1940, in Cambridge, Mass., son of the late Elmer E. Ridley and the late Flora M. Wass Ridley. He was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force and of the Protestant faith.
Survivors include sister and brother-in-law, Sandra and William Dempsey of Griffin; nephews, Shawn Michael Glacken of Thomaston and David Allen Dempsey of Villa Rica; and nieces, Kathleen Lorraine McAmis of Alabama and Glenda Jean Peavy of Griffin.
Graveside funeral services for Mr. Robert A. Ridley will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 24, 2010, in Westwood Gardens.
To pay condolences online to the family, please do so at www.haistenmccullough.com.
Haisten McCullough Funeral Home, 1155 Everee Inn Road, is in charge of local arrangements.