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Striffler-Hamby Mortuary - LaGrange

1010 Mooty Bridge Road, LaGrange, GA

OBITUARY

Eldridge E. Lumpkin

April 1, 1944May 19, 2019
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Eldridge E. Lumpkin, 75, of LaGrange, GA passed away Sunday, May 19, 2019 at Hospice LaGrange.

Mr. Lumpkin was born April 1, 1944 in Chambers County, AL, son of the late Glenn Edmon Eldridge Lumpkin and Sara Bell Smith Lumpkin. He was a life-long member, and former Deacon, of Teaver Road Baptist Church and was retired from Uniroyal Tire Company. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by sisters, Margaret White and Eva Mae Slay, brothers, Jasper Lumpkin, Archie Lumpkin, and Leroy Lumpkin, and a grandchild, Harley Elizabeth Ree Dobson.

Survivors include his wife of 35 years, Nonnie Noles Lumpkin; children, Sandy Brown, Wade (Laura) Lumpkin, Michael (MyLynda) Smith, Dana Walker, Rhonda (Max) Horne, and Bonnie (Eddie) Dobson; 12 grandchildren; 12 great grandchildren; brother, Duvard Lumpkin; sisters, Betty Jean Hunt, Mary Lumpkin, and Shelia Lumpkin; and numerous nieces, nephews, and extended family.

Celebration of life service will be held 11:00 A.M. Wednesday, May 22, 2019 in the Chapel of Striffler-Hamby Mortuary with Rev. Ben Turner and Rev. Danny Geter officiating. Burial will follow in Meadoway Gardens Cemetery. The gathering of family and friends will be Tuesday evening from 6:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. at the funeral home.

Those wishing to share a condolence or remembrance with the family may do so by visiting www.shlagrange.com.

Arrangements are by Striffler-Hamby Mortuary, 1010 Mooty Bridge Road, LaGrange, GA 30240 (706) 884-8636

  • PALLBEARERS

  • Drew Sprayberry, Active Pallbearer
  • Eddie Lumpkin, Active Pallbearer
  • Bobby Lumpkin, Active Pallbearer
  • Glenn Tyson, Active Pallbearer
  • Michael Tyson, Active Pallbearer
  • Randall Webb, Active Pallbearer
  • John Garcia, Active Pallbearer
  • Larry Gadsen, Active Pallbearer
  • Dennis Merna, Honorary Pallbearer
  • Gerald Hall, Honorary Pallbearer

Services

  • Gathering of Family and Friends Tuesday, May 21, 2019
  • Celebration of Life Service Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Memories

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Shelia Brasher

May 22, 2019

Betty and family,

Wanted to let you know how very sorry we are for your loss. Let us know if we can help you in any way.

Love,
Shelia and Brian Brasher

Rhonda Tyson

May 21, 2019

Loraine Crenshaw

May 21, 2019

Please accept my deepest condolences. Sincerely, Loraine Crenshaw (Wellstar West Georgia Hospice)

Georgette Stewart

May 21, 2019

Wade, I am sorry to hear about your Dad, Eldridge. The first time I meet Eldridge was when he came to work in the Batch Lab and he was a wonderful person to work with. He was always a kind man with a gently sole, and you are just like him. I will keep you and your family in my prayers.

Anne Perry

May 20, 2019

Nonnie, I am so sorry for your loss❣️We loved Eldridge and were so surprised to hear of his passing❣️Please know we love you and all your family. May God comfort your heart and know that we are praying for you and your family❣️
Love you,
Anne

Durwood Perry

May 20, 2019

So sorry for your loss Nonnie and family. I loved brother Eldridge and always thought he was an honorable and kind man. Our love and prayers are with you all. May our Heavenly Father comfort and strengthen you and wrap His loving arms around you. We will always cherish your friendship when we were there at Teaver Road.

Veronica Decker

May 20, 2019

RIP Uncle Eldridge, U were a kind soft spoken southeren gentlemen, U will be missed, and the next family reunion wont be the same with out u... Mike and I love u and will miss u terribly, U fly high. And my u always Rest In Peace

The Family

May 20, 2019

Bob Burch

May 20, 2019

Thank you Elrod for taking me under you arm when I went to warehouse supervisor. You took the time to to give me the guidance I needed at that time in my life. You were one of a few that had confidence in in me as a man to do the job. You were a TRUE friend. I never forget you and I will always remember you. Even though we have not seen each other for many year I missed you and loved you.

Laura Lumpkin

May 20, 2019

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Biography

Eldridge E. Lumpkin, 75, of LaGrange, GA passed away Sunday, May 19, 2019 at Hospice LaGrange.

Mr. Lumpkin was born April 1, 1944 in Chambers County, AL, son of the late Glenn Edmon Eldridge Lumpkin and Sara Bell Smith Lumpkin. He was a life-long member, and former Deacon, of Teaver Road Baptist Church and was retired from Uniroyal Tire Company. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by sisters, Margaret White and Eva Mae Slay, brothers, Jasper Lumpkin, Archie Lumpkin, and Leroy Lumpkin, and a grandchild, Harley Elizabeth Ree Dobson.

Survivors include his wife of 35 years, Nonnie Noles Lumpkin; children, Sandy Brown, Wade (Laura) Lumpkin, Michael (MyLynda) Smith, Dana Walker, Rhonda (Max) Horne, and Bonnie (Eddie) Dobson; 12 grandchildren; 12 great grandchildren; brother, Duvard Lumpkin; sisters, Betty Jean Hunt, Mary Lumpkin, and Shelia Lumpkin; and numerous nieces, nephews, and extended family.

Celebration of life service will be held 11:00 A.M. Wednesday, May 22, 2019 in the Chapel of Striffler-Hamby Mortuary with Rev. Ben Turner and Rev. Danny Geter officiating. Burial will follow in Meadoway Gardens Cemetery. The gathering of family and friends will be Tuesday evening from 6:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. at the funeral home.

Those wishing to share a condolence or remembrance with the family may do so by visiting www.shlagrange.com.

Arrangements are by Striffler-Hamby Mortuary, 1010 Mooty Bridge Road, LaGrange, GA 30240 (706) 884-8636