He was preceded in death by his wife, Jeanette Flo Adams Eldridge; his parents, Lillie Mae Cloud Eldridge and Merle Eldridge; and a brother, Bill Eldridge.
Survivors include his daughter, Bobbie Ogden and husband, Keith, Morristown; four sisters, Helen Harvey and Lois Kay Gaines, both of Columbia, SC; Mary Fanchier, Indianapolis; Mae Wood and husband, Carrol, Pensacola, FL; and two brothers, Ken Eldridge and Leroy Eldridge, both of Indianapolis.
He is also survived by three grandsons, Kyle Ogden, Arye Ogden and Collin Ogden, all of Morristown; a special sister-in-law, Peggy Williams, Lejunior; and a host of nieces, nephews, other family and friends.
Visitation will be at the King’s Chapel Church in Lejunior Saturday, September 29, 2012, from 12 noon until 3 pm with funeral services at 3 pm. The Reverend Janice Fulkerson will officiate.
Burial will follow in the Evarts Memorial Gardens. Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.
Online condolences may be left for the family at www.harlanobits.net.
Evarts Funeral Home is in charge of his arrangements.