Funeral services for Lillie Eldridge, 81, of Hallie, were held May 7 at Cedar Grove Church. Burial was in the Eldridge Cemetery at Hallie.
A son of the late Sophie and Preston Eldridge, he died May 4 at Holston Valley Medical Center in Tennessee. He was the father of the late Randy Neil Eldridge, and was a retired coal miner.
Surviving are his wife, Edna Couch Eldridge; five children, Ken Eldridge and wife Maxie, and Brenda Johnson and husband Mike, all of Hallie; Marsha Dixon and husband Bill, and Mike Eldridge and wife Verlene, all of Isom; and Winford Eldridge and wife Kim of Blackey; 15 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren; and a friend, Ed Gibson.
Letcher Funeral Home had charge of arrangements.