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Verdie Mae Ritter Caddell
Birth: Sep. 26, 1909
Eastwood
Moore County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Jul. 9, 1982
Chapel Hill
Orange County
North Carolina, USA

The daughter of Archie Harrison Ritter and Annie Maude McKeithan Ritter.

The wife of Kenneth Andrew Caddell whom she married in Asbury Park, New Jersey. Kenny who was a disabled Veteran of World War I.

Verdie and Kenny were the parents of:

Edith Faye Caddell Sadler (1932-2006)
Patricia Mae Caddell Van Camp (1930- )

Verdie Mae Ritter Caddell owned and operated Caddell's Stables in Southern Pines for 40 years. She also directed the riding program for Alamance Saddle Club at Elon College for five years, 1949 to June of 1954.

In 1953, Verdie married Martin Ferguson. In 1954 they opened the Sedgefield Saddle Club at Wonderland Farm on the Stark Dillard estate.

From 1951 to 1970 Mrs. Caddell was the Director of the Riding Program for Dr. A. P. Kephart's Camp Yonahlossee in Blowing Rock, N.C. Every year in late May, she hauled at least 4 loads of horses up the steep mountain to Camp in her big red truck. Nine horses each load!

Miss Agnes Jeter, on the right in the top picture, was the Director of Camp Yonahlossee for Dr. and Mrs. Kephart. She and my Granny were great friends.

Mrs. Caddell died from injuries resulting from a car accident on Midland Road in which she was a passenger.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Archibald Harrison Ritter (1889 - 1956)
  Annie Maude McKeithan Ritter (1889 - 1967)
 
 Spouses:
  Kenneth Andrew Caddell (1896 - 1952)
  Martin Casper Ferguson (1910 - 1960)
  Edwin Gilchrist Scott (1914 - 1968)
  Archie Stephen Hinton (1906 - 1986)
 
 Children:
  Edith Faye Caddell Sadler (1932 - 2006)*
 
 Sibling:
  Verdie Mae Ritter Caddell (1909 - 1982)
  Hazel Josephine Ritter Sadler (1911 - 1981)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Hope Cemetery
Southern Pines
Moore County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Amy Caddell
Record added: Sep 30, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21844708
Verdie Mae <i>Ritter</i> Caddell
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Verdie Mae <i>Ritter</i> Caddell
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Verdie Mae <i>Ritter</i> Caddell
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I miss you every day Granny.
- Amy Caddell
 Added: Jan. 22, 2015

- Butch Currie
 Added: Oct. 18, 2013

- lana (wahl) mckinny
 Added: Feb. 23, 2013
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