Calvin M. “Bud” Eldridge

Funeral services for Mr. Calvin M. “Bud” Eldridge, 85, of Rickman, will be held at 2 p.m. today, Tuesday, October 12, 2021, from the chapel of Hall Funeral Home of Livingston with Bro. Nolan Cantrell officiating. Burial to follow in Overton County Memorial Gardens.

Mr. Eldridge passed from this life Saturday, October 9, 2021, from Livingston Regional Hospital.

Bud was a truck driver for almost 50 years for the Overton County Farmers Co-op.

He was a member of Pleasant Ridge Methodist Church. He loved his family, church family, and friends very much. He will be greatly missed by all who loved and knew him.

Born October 31, 1935, in Rickman, he was the son of the late Milton and Mattie (Webb) Eldridge.

Survivors include his wife of 65 years, Kay Eldridge; a daughter, Debbie Gunnels and husband David; three grandsons, Andy Gunnels and wife Alicia, Alex Gunnels and wife Paige, and Aeric Gunnels and wife Beth; three great grandchildren, Jack, Olivia, and Airo Gunnels; and a host of other family and friends.

Pallbearers will be Andy Gunnels, Alex Gunnels, Aeric Gunnels, Larry Phipps, Scott Phipps, and Terry Speck.

Special care provided by Hall Funeral Home. (C)