Eaves, Melba1924 - 2015 (90 years)
Name Eaves, Melba  Born 17 May 1924 Merryville, Beauregard, Louisiana, U.S.A.  Gender Female Died 3 Apr 2015 Lafayette, Lafayette, Louisiana, U.S.A.  Obituary 8 Apr 2015 Eunice, St. Landry, Louisiana, U.S.A.  Quirk and Son Funeral Home
Melba Eaves Baldridge passed away on Friday, April 3, 2015, at the age of 90.
Funeral Services will be held on Wednesday, April 8, 2015, at 10:00 a.m. at Krotz Springs First
Baptist Church. Pastor Chad Balfa will officiate. Interment will follow at the Krotz Springs First
Baptist Church Cemetery. Pallbearers are Aaron Morgan, Michael Morgan, Armando Garza, and
Jeremy Frey. Honorary pallbearers are Tim Morgan and Seth Baldridge.
Melba was born in Merryville, LA, a native of Krotz Springs, LA, resided in Lafayette, LA the last
three years of her life. She went to be with the Lord on April 3, 2015. Melba was a member and
active in the church with VBS and other activities prior to her declining health. She loved reading,
gardening, and enjoyed watching Jeopardy, Wheel of Fortune, cooking shows, country music, and
Melba was survived by her children, Diana Wasserman and husband Clyde Royals, Voncile Monique
and husband David Hudman, Hillary Allen and wife Mae Baldridge II, and Melanie B. and husband
Glenn McCauley. Melba was the eldest of her siblings. Her sisters and brothers include, Jackie
Williamson, Lora Peavy, Willie Bea Moses, Linda Willis, Henry Eaves, and Bob Eaves. She has ten
grandchildren: Tim Morgan, Hillary Morgan, Amber Darbonne Frey, Hillary Baldridge, III,
Seth Baldridge, Naomi Wasserman Stinson, Tzeidle Wasserman, and Gila Wasserman. She has
eighteen great-grandchildren: Alex Roussel, Aaron Morgan, Elizabeth Morgan, Emma Morgan, Michael Morgan,
Ella Morgan, Sara Higginbotham, Jolie Frey, Levi Frey, Armando Garza, Shawn Garza, Ariella Thomas,
Seth Voorhies, Dalton Baldridge, Hannah Baldridge, Willow Baldridge, Seth Alan Baldridge, Wyatt
Baldridge, and Erin Baldridge.
Melba was preceded in death by her parents, William Britt and Nannie Coleman Eaves; her husband,
Hillary Allen Baldridge Sr.; one sister, Nussie Eaves; and one granddaughter, Samantha Juanita Morgan.
At the request of the family, visitation will be held on Tuesday, April 7, 2015 from 1:00 p.m. to 10 p.m. at
Quirk & Son Funeral Home in Eunice.
Quirk & Son Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
Reference Number 451016 Buried 8 Apr 2015 Krotz Springs, St. Landry, Louisiana, U.S.A.  Address:
First Baptist Church Cemetery
740 First Street
Krotz Springs, Louisiana 71353
Person ID I451016 Our Family 2021 Last Modified 15 Jan 2017
Father Eaves, William Britt, d. Yes, date unknown Mother Coleman, Nannie, d. Yes, date unknown Family ID F166913 Group Sheet | Family Chart
Family Baldridge, Hilary Allen Sr., d. Yes, date unknown Children 1. Baldridge, Hilary Allen II 2. Baldridge, Diana 3. Baldridge, Voncile Monique 4. Baldridge, Melanie Last Modified 29 Sep 2018 15:08:00 Family ID F166912 Group Sheet | Family Chart
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