Gay D. Eastridge
June 06, 1942 ‒ November 29, 2018
Mount Gilead, Ohio
Gay D. Eastridge, age 76, of Mount Gilead, passed away peacefully Thursday, November 29, 2018, at her residence.
Born on June 16, 1942, in Berea, OH; Gay was one of two daughters of the late Jay W. and Evadell J. (Crissinger) Weyrick. Gay graduated from Highland High School in the class of 1961.
For many years, Gay worked at the J. G. Clark box factory. She also enjoyed cleaning houses, a dentist office, and ironing shop in Mount Gilead. On the side, Gay often babysat children in the area.
Gay had a passion for using her creative side. She like to attend ceramic making classes, completed many coloring books, and put together many arts and crafts projects. Gay also loved to cook and her family recalls many dishes as their favorites with her red velvet cake being their favorite dessert. With a kind heart, Gay loved her dogs over the years. Away from home, Gay was a former member of the Red Hat Society and enjoyed her trip to Florida with family. Gay will be missed by many as she was such a lovable lady who could make you laugh and enjoy life.
Left to cherish her memory include her children: Kristine Eastridge of Marion, Cody Eastridge of Mount Gilead, and Shonda Eastridge of Pittsburgh, PA; grandchildren: Olivia and Hayden; a sister, Sally Ann Harris of Sparta, and numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents Jay and Evadell.
Her family will greet friends from 4 to 7 PM on Monday, December 3, 2018, at the Snyder Funeral Home, Craven Chapel. (67 N. Main St., Mt. Gilead, OH 43338). A brief committal service will take place Tuesday, December 4, 2018, at 10:30 AM, in the South Bloomfield Cemetery near Sparta with her sister Sally Ann leading in prayer.
If desired, memorial contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Association.
Snyder Funeral Homes of Mount Gilead are honored to have been chosen to serve Gay’s family and your condolences may be expressed to them by visiting www.SnyderFuneralHomes.com.