Eaves,  Melba

Eaves, Melba

Female 1924 - 2015  (90 years)

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  • Name Eaves, Melba  [1
    Born 17 May 1924  Merryville, Beauregard, Louisiana, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Died 3 Apr 2015  Lafayette, Lafayette, Louisiana, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Obituary 8 Apr 2015  Eunice, St. Landry, Louisiana, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    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
      attending parties.

      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. Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Address:
    First Baptist Church Cemetery
    740 First Street
    Krotz Springs, Louisiana 71353
    https://www.findagrave.com/cemetery/1987383/first-baptist-church-of-krotz-springs-cemetery 
    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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    Melba Eaves
    Melba Eaves

  • Sources 
    1. [S142] Quirk and Son Funeral Home, http://www.quirkfuneralhome.com/ (Reliability: 3), 8 Apr 2015.