Kitty Ann Imboden Taggart


Personal and Family Information

Kitty was born on 28 APR 1938 in Hickory Ridge, Arkansas, the daughter of unknown parents.

She died on 1 JUN 2017 in Augusta, Woodruff County, Arkansas.

Her husband was John Rolfe Eldridge, who she married in 2000. The place has not been found. They had no known children.


Birth28 APR 1938
Place: Hickory Ridge, Arkansas
Death1 JUN 2017
Place: Augusta, Woodruff County, Arkansas


Note 1

Mrs. Kitty Ann Eldridge resident of Augusta departed this life on Wednesday, June 1st at her home. She was 78 years of age.

Mrs. Eldridge was born on April 28, 1938 at Hickory Ridge, Arkansas the daughter of Pete Leroy and Mary Faye Ball Imboden II. She was a high school graduate from Hickory Ridge where she had a love for basketball. She was in the retail clothing business out of Memphis for many years. Mrs. Eldridge married Mr. John Rolfe Eldridge in 2000. He preceded her in death on November 25, 2014. She was a faithful member of the Augusta First United Methodist Church where she sang in the choir and taught Sunday School. Mrs. Eldridge was a homemaker and above all a caretaker to many. She was an active member of the Silver Sneakers of Augusta who enjoyed gardening, playing golf, tennis and bridge. She also enjoyed her chickens of whom she had a name for each one. Mrs. Eldridge had a love for traveling with many places that she had been to and was always looking for new places to see.

Mrs. Eldridge is preceded in death by her parents, Pete Leroy and Mary Faye Ball Imboden II, step-father, Ralph Alexander Gunter, her husband, John Rolfe Eldridge and one brother, David Lynn Imboden.

Mrs. Eldridge is survived by one son, Charles Alan Taggart and Lori Haygood of Augusta, two daughters, Karen Chandler and Johnny King of Searcy, Krista Taggart and Glenn Bingham of Augusta, one brother, Pete LaVoyd Imboden III of Hickory Ridge, three grandchildren, Samantha (Jerrod) Haynes of Alexander, Jacob (Brooke) Chandler of Bald Knob, Keith Alan Brewer of Texas, two great-grandchildren, Layne Chandler and Mackenzie Chandler of Bald Knob, four step children, Johnny Eldridge of Fayetteville, Charlie (Ann) Eldridge of Augusta, William (Karen) Eldridge of Fayetteville, Laura Eldridge and Mitchell Hamilton of Searcy, seven step grandchildren and sixteen step great-grandchildren.

Active pallbearers will be Jacob Chandler, Jerrod Haynes, Johnny King, Glenn Bingham, Chis Eldridge and Mark Eldridge.

The family requests that memorials may be made in memory of Mrs. Eldridge to the Augusta First United Methodist Church P. O. Box 452 Augusta, Arkansas 72006.

Visitation will be Saturday, June 4th from 12:30 to 2 p.m. with services following at the Augusta First United Methodist Church. Interment will be in Augusta Memorial Park. Thompson-Wilson Funeral Directors of McCrory are in charge of the arrangements.