Eledge, Ralph A. (Dalton)

Friday, February 21, 2020

Ralph A. Eledge, 84, of Dalton, Georgia, departed this life early Thursday morning, February, 20, 2020, at Quinton Memorial Health Care Center.

Ralph was born June 3, 1935 in Varnell, Ga/, the son of the late Earl Eledge and DeEtte Feagan. Ralph enjoyed fishing, gardening and loved his pets.

Ralph is survived by his friends, Nester Gomez and Harold Nations.

Service to celebrate the life of Ralph will be Monday, Feb. 24, at 12 p.m. from Ponders Melrose Chapel with Reverend Prazedis Gomez officiating. Burial will follow the service at Varnell Cemetery.

Ralph;s visitation will be held Monday, Feb. 24, from 11 a.m. until the service hour at 12 p.m.

Messages of comfort may be sent to the family by visiting www.pondersfuneralhome.com.

Arrangements will be by Ponders Melrose Chapel 138 Melrose Drive Dalton, GA 30721, (706) 226-4002.


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