Born 1-1-1920 -- Died 7-7-2007
Mary Gladys Eldridge, 87, of Ash Flat, Ark., died July 7, 2007, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. She was born Jan. 1, 1920, in Brookland, the daughter of the late Ott and Mary Sammons Jones.
She was united in marriage to Arvel Eldridge in 1936; he preceded her in death in 1997. She was a Full Gospel minister for over 40 years.
Survivors include: two sons, Arvel Eldridge of Chicago, Ill., and Floyd Eldridge of Cherokee Village, Ark.; two daughters, Mary Elizabeth Raney of Mountain Home, Ark., and Shirley Eldridge of Chicago, Ill.; a brother, Ernest Jones of Jonesboro, Ark.; 13 grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren; and many other relatives and friends.
Funeral services were held July 13 at the graveside in Trinity Cemetery in Bono, Ark. Arrangements were under the direction of the Higgin- botham Funeral Service of Hardy.