MOUNT VERNON — James Aldridge, 81, of Gambier Road, Mount Vernon, and formerly of Columbus, passed away Saturday, April 19, 2008, at the Ohio Eastern Star Home in Mount Vernon.
He was born Feb. 5, 1927, in Athens to the late Hollis and Vergene (Warner) Aldridge. He was a member of University Lodge 631 F&AM, Moose Lodge 11 of Columbus and Lorraine Chapter 1 Eastern Star.
He is survived by a half brother, Ben (Rosemary) Warner of Athens.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Marge Aldridge.
A graveside service will be held Thursday at 2 p.m. at Sunset Cemetery in Columbus. The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home of Mount Vernon is in charge of arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Ohio Eastern Star Home, 1451 Gambier Road, Mount Vernon, OH 43050. This obituary and guest registry are online at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.