Funeral service for Zachary Lyn Rittenberry, age 22, of Decatur, will be Sunday, July 29, 2012, 11:00 a.m. at Shelton Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Carl Maynard officiating. The family will receive friends on Saturday, July 28, 2012, from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Interment will be in Chalybeate Springs Baptist Church Cemetery.
Mr. Rittenberry, who died Thursday, July 26, 2012, in Decatur, was born April 18, 1990, in Decatur, to John Lin Rittenberry and Sabrina Renee Thomas Key. He was a graduate of Austin High School.
He is survived by one son, Tykin Rittenberry of Decatur; father, John Lin Rittenberry (Kay) of Decatur; mother, Sabrina Renee Thomas Key (Ray) of Decatur; brother, John Eric Rittenberry (Elizabeth) of Tampa, FL; one stepbrother, Tyler Key of Birmingham; one stepsister, Julia Bayne of Decatur; grandfather, John Rittenberry (Sharon) of Hillsboro; grandparents, Wayne and Marjorie Thomas of Decatur; great-grandmother, Lois Miller of Decatur.
Pallbearers will be Jeremy Hopper, Cody Godsey, Brett Rittenberry, Tyler Key, Eric Rittenberry, Jon-Mark Nelson, and Nick Cooper.