“He was a wonderful, gentle, wise man who will be missed by so many people. My thoughts and prayers go to his family and I feel fortunate to have known him.
“Our thought are with the family. We will miss him.
“My love and prayers to the Aldridge family
“My condolences to the family. His love and attention for them will live on after him. He was a Great man and we will miss him.
“Nana, Mary, Bobby, Jackie and all the rest of the Aldridge family. We are so sorry for the hurt you are feeling at the loss of Papa. He was a man who had a heart bigger and more open and accepting than most people. We never heard him say a harsh word about anyone and opened his home to everyone. May the memories that all of you have bring you comfort in the days that follow. He is in a better place and resting peacefully now. Love you all, Mike and Rosie
“Heaven is rejoicing to receive such a kind soul!!! You will be greatly missed by many!! Thoughts and prayers to all the family in this time of loss. Love you all !! Loresa
“I am sorry for your families loss my deepest condolences and prayers go out to you and your family. I remember him always having a smile I am sure he had one of the kindest hearts that I have ever known. I hope that he passed peacefully with those that loved him near.
“The Lord has just taken home a great man. 26 years ago he took my father away from me. Now he has taken another father. By God's grace both of my fathers were saved and I have peace. Lord thank you for the warmth, kindness, and love that my father-in-law showed me throughout the years and may I be just be half the man he was to my family. PaPa, I will miss you dearly and will take good care of your "Little Girl". I love you very much.
ALDRIDGE, Carl M. Sr., 93, peacefully met his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on May 7, 2013, at his Tampa home. Born in Engle-wood, TN, on December 1, 1919, he later served in the US Army during WWll and was awarded the Bronze Star and Purple Heart for his valor and injuries suffered during the...Read More