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Ralph Wendell "Mickey" Readd, 67, of Ridgeley, W.Va., died Thursday, April 27, 2017, at home.
Born Feb. 16, 1950, in Cumberland, he was the son of the late Dennis Leroy Readd and Edith Geraldine (Hershberger) Readd.
He was a graduate of Fort Ashby High School.
Mickey was retired from CSX, where he had been an engineer.
He belonged to St. Paul's United Methodist Church.
Survivors include his wife, Joan (Owens) Readd; three children, Turessa Carranza and husband, Miguel, Woodbridge, Va., Shannon Readd and wife, Theresa, Short Gap, and Kendell Readd and Lee Anna Troutman, Cumberland; his brother, Dennis Readd and wife, Evelyn, Florida; his sister, Rachel Branch and husband, Carlton, Virginia; seven grandchildren, Christian, Raychael, Mariah, Shara, Geavana, Giselle, and Savannah; five great-grandchildren, Ciara, Deztyn, Arasley, Raylynd, and Noah; and many cousins, nieces, nephews, and friends.
Visitation at Upchurch Funeral Home, P.A., 202 Greene Street, Cumberland, on Sunday, April 30, 2017, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m.
The funeral service will be held on Monday, May 1, 2017, at 1 p.m., in the funeral home, with Pastor Bob Lowell officiating.
Entombment will be in Restlawn Memorial Gardens.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Paul's United Methodist Church, c/o Norma Hershberger, P.O. Box 112, Fort Ashby, WV 26719.
Published on April 29, 2017
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