Donald Loyd Aldridge, age 77 of Manchester, Tennessee passed away, Sunday, October 4, 2015 at Unity Medical Center in Manchester. Visitation with the family will be Wednesday, October 7 from 12:00 PM to 2 PM with funeral services at 2 PM at Daves-Culbertson Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Hurricane Grove Cemetery in Manchester.
Mr. Aldridge, a native of Huntsville, AL, was the son of the late John and Maimie White Aldridge. He worked for Carrier Corp before retirement. He attended the Church of Christ. He was an avid fisherman and hunter and enjoyed watching western TV shows and movies. He also was a talented whittler and would craft walking canes.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by four brothers, Mark, Winston, Phillip and Kendil; one sister, Earline Flemming and two grandchildren, Danny Jo Myers and Karen Surena Tuck.
He is survived by his wife, Dorothy Aldridge of Manchester; three daughters, Beverly Myers of Connelly Springs, NC, Jeffrenia Adams of Tullahoma and Carimea Adams and her husband, George of Manchester; three sisters, Nancy, Debbie and Virginia; nine grandchildren, nine great grandchildren plus two on the way; one great great granddaughter and one great great grandson.
In lieu of flowers, the family requested donations be made to the memorial fund at Daves-Culbertson Funeral Home.
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