Obit: Clifford Eledge

Obit: Clifford Eledge

August 23rd, 2013 in Obituaries
Location: Georgia

RINGGOLD Clifford H. Eledge, 86, passed away on Thursday, Aug. 22, 2013, in a local hospital.Mr. Eledge was a lifelong resident of the Chattanooga and north Georgia areas and was self-employed as a carpenter for many years. He enjoyed camping and flea marketing.He was preceded in death by his wife, Daisy Eledge; daughter, Teresa Eledge Thompson; brothers, Gordon and Albert Eledge; and sister, Mildred Eledge.Survivors include his sons, Jerry Eledge, Cleveland, Tenn., and Donnie Eledge, Chattanooga; daughters, Marilyn Westbrook, Rossville, Gloria ONeal, Fort Oglethorpe, Wanda Lindner, Ringgold and Mary Ruth Smith, Soddy-Daisy; sister, Joyce Almond, Conyers, Ga.; 21 grandchildren; several great and great-great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.Funeral services will be held Saturday at 1 p.m. in the South Crest Chapel with the Rev. Kenneth A. Bales officiating.Burial will follow in Lakewood Memory Gardens, South.To share expressions of sympathy, visit lane-southcrestchapel.com.The family will receive friends from 2-8 p.m. today at the South Crest Chapel of Lane Funeral Home & Crematory, located at the end of historic Missionary Ridge, Rossville.