July 31, 1923 ~ October 3, 2013
Joyce Gayle Eldridge, 90, died Thursday October 3, 2013 in Smithfield.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday (today) in the Chapel at Powell Funeral Home in Southern Pines. Burial will follow at Pinelawn Memorial Park.
Born July 31, 1923 in Martinsville, VA she was a daughter of the late Matthew and Bessie Copeland Major and wife of the late Houston T. Eldridge.
Mrs. Eldridge was a retired Minister of Music.
She is survived by two daughters, Joyce Clevenger of Foxfire Village and Sharon Eldridge of Smithfield, one son, Houston Eldridge of Fork Union, VA, one sister, June Sisk of Chatanooga, TN, and five grandchildren.
The family will receive friends at 1:00 p.m. on Sunday (today) at Powell Funeral Home.