Obituary: CM Sgt. Frederick ‘Fred’ Rider, USAF Ret., 72, of Loganville

CMSgt Frederick “Fred” Rider, USAF Ret., age 72 of Loganville, passed away on Friday, July 5, 2019. A Memorial Service is to be announced. Inurnment will take place at Georgia National Cemetery in Canton, GA. Fred retired from the United States Air Force after 20 years of service. He served during Vietnam and was a recipient of the Distinguished Flying Cross and numerous other medals. Fred was also a member of the Holy Cross Anglican Cathedral in Loganville. He is survived by his loving wife of 48 years, Jean H. Rider; Sons & Daughters-in-law: Jason & Brandy Rider of Loganville; Timothy & Kaia Rider of Tampa, FL; Grandchildren: Andrew Rider of Loganville; Tamara Nelson of Decatur; Siblings: Robert Rider, Richard Rider, Christian Rider, Ray Rider, Skye Rider, Catherine Berg, Nell Rider; and Numerous other Family & Friends. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to the American Legion Post 233, PO BOX 127, Loganville, GA 30052 or to the Wounded Warrior Project, 3343 Peachtree Road NE #M20, Atlanta, GA 30326. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 670 Tom Brewer Road, Loganville, GA 30052. 770-466-1544. Please sign the online guest registry at

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