Hazel Eldridge Mockabee
Hazel Dean Eldridge Mockabee, age 85, died Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at Alive Hospice, St. Thomas Hospital.
Funeral service 1 p.m. Saturday, at Woodlawn Elizabeth Missionary Baptist Church, Rev. Robert Clark, officiating and Pastor C.R. Cheatham, eulogist. Burial 11 a.m. Monday, November 26, 2012 at Kentucky Veterans Cemetery-West. Visitation Friday, November 23, 2012 from 12 Noon - 8 p.m. at the funeral home, with the family present 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
She was born May 29, 1927 in Indian Mound, TN to the late Roosevelt and Goldine Oldham Eldridge. She was a nurse for Dr. V.H. Griffin and Dr. Robert Hudson. She worshiped at Greenhill Church and Woodlawn Eilzabeth Churches, where she served on the Mothers Board and Pastor's Aid Society, and Missionary Society.
She is preceded in death by her husband, James Mockabee; siblings, Theopolus Eldridge, Caldwell Eldridge, Buford Eldridge, Murfin Eldridge, Velt Lee Eldridge and Operdell Eldridge, and son-in- law, Frank Allen.
She leaves to cherish her memory, daughter, Olivette Gold Allen; granddaughter, Kanya Allen; sisters, Fayna Sallee and Portia (Cecil) Watkins; brother, Hoover Eldridge, and a host of family and friends.
Foston Funeral Home, (931) 647-5451.