Ellen Elizabeth Bradford Eldridge

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Ellen Elizabeth Bradford Eldridge, age 100, of Nashville, Tenn., passed away Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, in Nashville. She was born March 27, 1916, in Lewisburg to the late John Calvin and Lura May Crunk Bradford. Mrs. Eldridge attended Cornersville School and was employed by Cain Sloan and a fulltime homemaker. She was a lifetime member of the Cumberland Presbyterian Church. She married William Kent Eldridge,Sr. on November 14, 1937.

Elizabeth was preceded in death by her husband, William, and daughter, Sheryl Ellen Wade.

She is survived by children, Eve(Ted) Saal and William Kent(Elaine) Eldridge, Jr.; grandchildren, Seth Cunningham, Tracy Barry, Kelly Shepard, Evie Byers and Bradie Wade Little and 8 great grandchildren.

Visitation with the family was on Sunday, Jan. 22, 2017, 12 noon until 3 p.m. in the Chapel of Bills-McGaugh Funeral Home and Crematory.

Graveside Services was held at Short Cemetery in the Spring Place Community with Rev. Denny Shepard officiating.

Pallbearers were grandsons and great grandsons. Memorials may be given to Guardian Hospice Care.

The family wishes to extend their sincere appreciation to the staff of Heartland Lakeshore Community, where she was a resident and Guardian Hospice Care for their compassion and care.

Notes of condolences may be sent to billsmcgaugh.com.

Bills McGaugh Funeral Home and Crematory assisted the family with arrangements.