Elinor Joyce Tavenner Rider passed away March 14, 2017. She was a member of First United Methodist Church of Cullman. She loved her children, music, her home and her friends.
Elinor is survived by two daughters, Cathie Rhames and Kimberly Epstein; two sons, Walter H. Rider and Christopher Ty Rider; nine grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandson. She is looking forward to seeing her husband, Walter, and first-born child, Stephany Rider Heilig, in paradise.
No services will be held at the church. A graveside memorial service will be held in Funks Grove, Ill., at a later date.
Published on  March 15, 2017