|Birth: ||Dec. 8, 1920|
|Death: ||Oct. 1, 2007|
Callie Angelina Smoot Baldridge, 86, of Waco, passed away Monday, Oct. 1, 2007, at a local Waco nursing home. Graveside Services, officiated by the Rev. David Shuttlesworth of Columbus Avenue Baptist Church, will be 10 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 4, at the Garden of the Apostles section of Waco Memorial Park on North Interstate 35, south of Loop 340, in Waco. There will be no formal visitation.
Callie was born on Dec. 5, 1920, in Pecan Gap, Texas. She was one of eight boys and two girls born to Laura Etta Dotson Smoot and William Moten Smoot. She married Drury C. Baldridge in 1944, and they celebrated 42 years together. She was a member of Columbus Avenue Baptist Church. A long-time Temple resident, she retired from Santa Fe Hospital where she worked in the insurance department. Callie loved her family and enjoyed her friends. She particularly liked music and flowers. She will be remembered as a loving wife, mother, grandmother and friend.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Drury C. Baldridge; her parents; and her brothers and sisters.
Callie is survived by her daughter, Donna Kay Baldridge; her son, Bob Baldridge and wife, Cris; her grandchildren, Robyn Baldridge and Ryan Baldridge; and special family friend, Maggie Becker, all of Waco. She leaves many relatives and friends who will fondly remember her.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donating to a charity of your choice.
You are invited to leave a message or memory in the Guest Book at www.wacotrib.com
Published in the Waco Tribune-Herald on 10/3/2007.
Drury Columbus Baldridge (1917 - 1984)*
Waco Memorial Park
Plot: Section L, Lot 169
Created by: Ruth M. Brown
Record added: Oct 03, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21904411