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Jessie Eldridge BUCYRUS Jessie Eldridge, 62, of South Walnut Street died Monday, Nov. 10, 2003, at OSU Medical Center, Columbus. He had been hospitalized since Nov. 4, when he fell at his son's home. Born in Harlen, Kentucky, April 11, 1941, he was the son of Jessie Eldridge Sr. and Josephine Eldridge, both deceased. On Jan. 6, 1967, he married Janie Collins who died Oct 25, 2000. He is survived by children, Janice Eldridge of Mansfield, Jessie James Collins of Norton, Va., Judy Young of Bucyrus, James Eldridge of Bucyrus, Joyce Ann Blankenship of Chat-field, Chat-field, Chat-field, Jaquline Loftis of Bucyrus, Jeannete Fast of Mount Gilead, Josie Eldridge of Bucyrus, Joseph Eldridge of Bucyrus, Josh Eldridge of Carey, and Pamela Eldridge of Florida; IS grandchildren; brothers, Johnny Eldridge of Clintwood Va., Wade, Ted, George and Bill Eldridge, all of Virginia; and sisters, Ruby Collins of Norton Va., Tammy Lynn Cody, Bernice Bounds, Mary Bowman, Patrica Foults, all of Tennessee, Lois Eldridge of North Carolina and Joyce Ann Smith of Virginia. He was an Army veteran of the Vietnam War. Funeral services will be held 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 13, 2003, in Munz-Pirnstill Munz-Pirnstill Munz-Pirnstill Funeral Home with the Reverend Dan Rebon officiating. Burial will follow follow in Oakwood Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home Wednesday 2-4 2-4 2-4 and 7-9 7-9 7-9 p.m. The family suggests memorials memorials may be made to Bucyrus Assembly Assembly of God Church through the funeral home.