Sherman Public Library
Genealogy Research Dept
Last Rites Held for Mrs. Mary F. Eldridge
SADLER - Funeral services were held Monday at 10 a.m. at the Sadler
Methodist Church for Mrs. Mary Frankie Eldridge, 91, of Sadler, who died
at 5:30 a.m. Sunday in a Denison rest home. She had been ill for
1 1/2 years.
The Rev. C. J. Graves of Sherman and the Rev. Robert Belew of Sadler
will conduct the services. Burial will be in Christian Chapel Cemetery,
directed by Richards-Beck Funeral Home of Whitesboro.
Mrs. Eldridge was born Jan. 20, 1871, in Illinois, the daughter of
Mr. and Mrs. William W. Holley. In 1894, she married Thomas Eldridge.
She was a member of the Methodist Church.
Survivors are three sons, Otis, John and Robert Eldridge, all of
Sadler; a daughter Mrs. Margaret McIver of Tishomingo, Okla.; 13 grandchildren,
18 great-grandchildren and 15 great-great-grandchildren.