LEXINGTON — Mrs. Velna Summey Rider, age 90 of Old US Hwy # 64, Lexington, NC died Monday, July 19 at her residence.

A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, July 23 at Cid United Methodist Church conducted by Rev. Brad Treece and Rev. Doug Rowe. Burial will follow in the Church Cemetery.

The family will see friends from 6 until 8 p.m. Thursday at Briggs Funeral Home

in Denton and other times will be at the residence.

Mrs. Rider was born in Randolph County on Dec. 9, 1930 to Jesse Summey and Gertrude Briles Summey.

She was a member of Cid United Methodist Church and had been employed with Carolina Underwear in Thomasville and Klaussner Furniture in Asheboro.

She was married to Aster R Rider Sr. who died July 29, 2019.

She was also preceded in death by her parents and by a grandson,

Jon Rider, a brother Aster Summey and by sisters, Frances Leonard, Rachael Jones, Eva Hill and Magdalene Myers

She is survived by a son, Aster R (Sonny) Rider Jr. of Lexington and by a daughter Ronda R Holmes and husband Paul of Trinity and by grandchildren Kara Lewis and Harrison Rider.

Memorials may be made to Hospice of Davidson County, 200 Hospice Way, Lexington, NC 27292 Online condolences can be made to the family

at www.briggs