McAlester News-Capital, McAlester, OK

April 18, 2013

Rickey Lee Eldridge


Submitted report

McALESTER — Rickey Lee Eldridge, 53, of Pulaski, Tenn., died Monday, April 15, 2013, at Maury Regional Medical Center.

Private services will be held at a later date in Oklahoma. Arrangements are under the direction of Heritage Funeral Home of Columbia, Tenn.

Born Dec. 13, 1959, in McAlester, he was the son of the late Robert Lee Eldridge and Virginia Lou Harshaw Dickerson. He was a mechanic by trade and enjoyed fishing, hunt, working on cars and wheeling and dealing.

Survivors include his wife, Teresa Eldridge; children, Jeffrey, Rocky and Mandy Eldridge, Randy Cook, Rachel Verdadero and Brooke Andrews; brothers, Robert Eldridge Jr. and Richard Tabors; sisters, Debbie Payne, Sonya Harris, Evelyn Hyden, Cathy Murray, Paula Tabors and Joanna Eldridge; numerous grandchildren, and special friend, Tracy Brooks.