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Sadler - Anson Eldridge, 78, resident of Grayson County for 73 years,
died unexpectedly at his home at Sadler Thursday at 2 a.m.
He was born in Illinois, Sept. 7, 1869, the son of Harvey and Rebecca
Roberts Eldridge. He came to Texas and Grayson County at the age
of five years. He was married to Mrs. Mollie Eldridge in Oklahoma
Nov. 27, 1905. Prior to his retirement 12 years ago, he had been
a farmer. He was a member of the Sadler Church of Christ.
Survivors include his wife; two sons, Orville Eldridge and Charlie
Eldridge, both of Denison; one daughter, Mrs. Clara Holey, Denver, Colo.;
and 11 grandchildren.
Funeral arrangements in charge of Barrett Funeral Home are incomplete.
Sadler - Funeral services for Anson Eldridge, 78, who died Thursday
at his home at Sadler, were held Saturday at 2:30 p.m. at the Sadler School
gymnasium. The Rev. Ray Short, Sherman, conducted.
Pallbearers were M.J. Blevins, Marvin Knight, Lee Nowlin, A.L. Franklin,
Carol Cody and Frank Dollar. Burial was in Christian Chapel Cemetery,
directed by Barrett Funeral Home, Sherman.