CONWAY—Services for Edward Lawrence “Miles” Rider took place Aug. 17 at Waccamaw Church in Conway, officiated by Preacher Dennis Lewis.

Rider passed away on Aug. 7.

He was born in Catskill, New York, on Sept. 20, 1955, to Lester and Carrie Miller Rider.

He moved to Horry County in 1965. He was a former concrete laborer and finisher. Later in life he found that he was great at sheet rocking.

Rider was a very generous and kind man. His favorite hobby was hanging out with his family. He has many friends and family that will greatly miss him. 

Rider is preceded in death by his parents and brother Lester Rider, Jr.

He is survived by daughter Misty Wells (Chris); grandchildren Kaliegh and Kaden; brothers Mark Rider (Valerie) and David Rider (Angela); sister Brenda Thompson (Randy) and sister-in-law Wendy Rider. He has many loving nephews and nieces.

He was entrusted to the care of Lewis Crematory and Funeral Services, Myrtle Beach.

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