1946 — 2021
Tom Ritchie, 74, of Metter, and husband of Janice "Jan" Qualls Ritchie, died Monday, May 17, 2021. Born in Perry County, Kentucky, he was a son of Ernest and Prudence Ritchie. Tom was retired from IBM having worked as a consultant for the company for many years. He and his wife Jan moved to the Metter area several years ago. Tom loved working on the farm, and pheasant hunting. He was a very knowledgeable man who loved to read. In addition to his parents, Tom was preceded in death by a brother, Ernie Lee Ritchie, and two sisters, Linda Lou Ritchie Baunach and Nancy Faye Ritchie Dorshak. Surviving are his wife, Janice "Jan" Qualls Ritchie of Metter; his son and daughter-in-law, Steve...