Waldroup, Dave B. (Old Fort)

Monday, February 12, 2018
Dave Waldroup
Dave Waldroup

Dave B. Waldroup, 76, a resident of Old Fort, Tennessee, passed away on Saturday morning, February 10, 2018.

Dave was born on Feb. 21, 1941, to the late Clee & Roxie Waldroup. He attended Family Worship Center, where he greatly loved his church family. Many knew Dave from his excellent and diligent work as an electrician. More than anything, Dave loved his family, especially his grandchildren. He will be dearly missed by all who knew him. 

Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by his siblings, Ruth Walker, Mamie Morgan, and Cecil Waldroup.

He leaves behind to cherish his memory, his loving wife, Lodie Jones Waldroup; children, Dania Waldroup and Brad Waldroup; step-children, Tauddy Laney and Stanley and Krystal Minnick; grandchildren, Valerie, Daelyn, Alex, Angelic, Chelsea, Ashley, Elijah, and Emily Waldroup, Dillon, Brianna, and Colin Davis Laney, and Nick and Tony Minnick; siblings, Mitchell Waldroup, Gene and Ann Waldroup, Johnny and Deb Waldroup, Virginia “Crickett” and Enoch Green, Kathryn and George Bramlett, and Lilly and Bill Silvers; as well as countless nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Family will receive friends from 4-6 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 13, at the Family Worship Center, at 4271 Dalton Pike SE, Cleveland, Tn. 37323. 

A celebration of life service will follow the visitation, starting at 6 p.m. at the church with Reverend Isaac Walker officiating the service.

Dave will be laid to rest in the Greasy Creek Cemetery on Wednesday, during a private family graveside service. Dillon Laney, Stanley Minnick, Lucas Jones, Michael Waldroup, Dewight Waldroup, and Darrell Walker will be serving as pall bearers. Honorary pall bearers will be Mitchell Waldroup, Gene Waldroup, and Johnny Waldroup.

You are invited to share a personal memory of Dave or your condolences with his family at his online memorial at www.companionfunerals.com. Companion Funeral and Cremation Service and the Cody family are honored to assist the Waldroup family with these arrangements.


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