Margaret was born on June 14, 1936 in Rockbridge County, the daughter of Santiago and Lillian Long.
She was born Aug. 3, 1938, in Rockbridge County a daughter of the late Silas J. Sanderson and Edna McCutcheon Sanderson.
Mrs. Eldridge was a member of Rising Zion Baptist Church in Fairfield.
Daniel Wayne Coffey, 43, of Natural Bridge Station died Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017, at his home with his family and his beloved pet Isaac by his side.
Thomas T. Biggs, 81, of Sunnyside Presbyterian Retirement Community died Feb. 15, 2017.
Tom was born in Luray on Aug. 2, 1935, to the late Henry Emerson Biggs and Kathleen King Biggs.
Frances Kirby McKemy, 90, of Lexington died Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017, at her home.
Nettie Jo Craney Carter, 81, of Lexington died Monday, Feb. 20, 2017, at The Mayflower where she had been in declining health for some time.
Dorothy “Dot” Sandidge Floyd passed away on Feb. 16, 2017, at her daughter’s home in Fredericksburg.
Ernest Nathan “Junior” Lackey Jr., 90, of Buchanan died Saturday, Feb. 18, at Heritage Hall in Lexington.
Donna Mae Branham, 49, of Amherst, passed away, Friday, Feb. 17, 2017. Born Aug. 3, 1967, in Rockbridge County she was a daughter of Carolyn Montgomery Mikels and Eddie D. Wise.
Steven Lee Moore, 51, of Natural Bridge Station died Friday, Feb. 17, 2017, at his home.
Born April 10, 1965, in Lexington, he was a son of Wanda T. Hodges and the late Henry Steve Moore.
Steven enjoyed fishing, and loved his cats, family and friends.
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