|Birth: ||Jul. 31, 1932|
|Death: ||Nov. 27, 1998|
Source: Daily Ardmoreite
Graveside services for Kenneth L. Aldridge, 66, will be 2 p.m. Monday, Nov. 30, 1998, at the Newport Cemetery with John Laws officiating.
The son of George Arlen and Cleo Ezell Aldridge, he was born July 31, 1932, in Berwyn and passed from this life Friday, Nov. 27, 1998, in a local hospital.
He married the former Mary Miles Torrins of Inglewood, Calif. Dec. 16, 1951, in Las Vegas, Nev. He was in the U.S. Army from 1950 through 1954, during the Korean conflict. He was stationed at Miramar Naval Air Base, San Diego, Calif.
He was employed at Hughes Aircraft in Inglewood, Calif., until 1960, then moved to Lubbock, Texas, and worked for Litton Industries. In June, 1969, he moved to Ardmore and was a sergeant in the Ardmore Police Department, working in the Crime Lab Division until his retirement in January 1994. He was a Sgt. First Class in the National Guard and retired on Aug. 16, 1991, and was a member of the Trinity Baptist Church.
He is survived by his wife, Mary, of the home; his stepfather, Wesley Wright, Idalou, Texas; three daughters, Linda Bamburg and Sharon Cox, Ardmore, and Lloyd Cox, Texarkana, Texas, and Debbie and her husband, Duane Denney, Lone Grove; one brother, James Wright and his wife, Lynda, Dickson; two sisters, Betty Hill, Summersville, S.C. and Lavonn and husband, Ernie Rocha, Idalou, Texas; two sisters-in-law, Roddie and husband, Steve Baden, Brian's Head, Utah, and Joanie and husband, Denney McLemore, Las Vegas, Nev.; four grandsons, Shawn Laws and wife, Jackie, Madill, Jeremy Cox, Ardmore, Eric Lyons, Wynnewood and Dustin Denney, Lone Grove; three granddaughters, Amy and husband, Jay Shirley, Healdton, Destiny Denney, Lone Grove and Anna Bamburg, Ardmore; three great-grandsons, Tyler Cox, Brayden Laws and Ryan Shirley; three nieces, Glenda Hill, Machelle Phinney, Colleen McCarty; six nephews, Jim, Robert, Ronnie Wright, Greg Hill, Ronald McCarty and David Smith.
Craddock Funeral Home will direct services.
Memorials may be made to Cross Timbers Hospice or the American Cancer Society.
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