Joe Lemuel Eldridge


Joe Lemuel Eldridge of Conroe, Texas went to be with the Lord on December 3, 2019.

Joe, our beloved father, grandfather & friend was born September 23, 1939 in Texarkana. In 1957 he graduated from Texas High School and enlisted in the U.S. Air Force. On February 26, 1958 he married Tomijean Short, his high school sweetheart. They were married for 57 years before Tomijean passed away in January 2016. Joe served 25 years in the Air Force and retired as a Senior Master Sergeant. After the Air Force, he was ordained as a minister after attending Dallas Christian College. He served as a minister for 9 years before leaving the ministry. He is survived by his daughter Tanya and husband Chris Beaudoin; son Jeffrey and wife Tami Eldridge; and daughter Karen Eldridge. Surviving grandchildren are Cara Beaudoin, Chelsea Goodrich and her husband Jared; Joshua and his wife Betsy Eldridge, Jacob Eldridge; Cheyenne, Sean, and Rhianna Scott.

A Memorial Service will be held at Oak Ridge Baptist Church, 500 East Oak Hill Drive, Spring, Texas on Thursday, December 12, 2019 at 10:30 am. All are welcome to attend and celebrate Joe’s life.To send flowers to the family of Joe Lemuel Eldridge, please visit Tribute Store.

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