Jacqueline Marie "Jackie" Riddick, 63, of Morristown

Jacqueline Marie “Jackie” Riddick, 63, of Morristown, passed away Friday, April 7, 2023, at her home.


She was born August 1, 1959, in Oak Ridge, Tennessee, the daughter of Robert E. and Jewell Lee (Anderson) Whitaker.


Jackie is survived by her daughter, Kimberly Richardson and husband, Adam, of Morristown; son, James Hartman of Port Saint Lucie, Florida; sister, Roberta Whitaker of Morristown, Tennessee; brothers, Jerry Whitaker of Nashville, Tennessee, and George Whitaker and wife, Barbara, of West Palm Beach, Florida; grandchildren, Jordan Richardson, Cameron Richardson, Braxton Richardson, James Timothy Hartman, Austin Richardson and Kinley Hartman; and several nieces and nephews.


She was preceded in death by her parents.


Jackie graduated in 1977 from John I. Leonard High School in Lake Worth, Florida.

She loved spending time with her grandchildren.


A Celebration of Jackie’s life will be held at a later date.


Arrangements have been entrusted to Freeman Family Funeral Homes and Crematory, 124 E. North St. in Morristown.


Memorial contributions may be made to the Susan G. Komen Foundation, 13770 Noel Road, Suite 801889, Dallas, Texas, 75380.


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