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Sheila Peck Fewox

My thoughts and prayers to all the family. My family grew up right down the road from ya'll. We moved from up north and we were treated like we had been born there. I went to school with Keith and new his sisters too. Thank you for your Godly parents and how they raised you. May you find comfort in knowing he is with his heavenly father.

Derryl, Diane, and the D Johnson Family

The tears shed and heartbreak felt by the Johnson family reflect our sadness and loss of brother Herman. His life impacted the lives of our family in so many ways. He shared his family with us and he set a great example of how a Christian man should live. You will be missed, but we know you’re celebrating in Glory! Derryl, Diane, and the Johnson Family

Tina Coulter

I am so sorry to hear about Mr. Aldridge. Thank you for allowing me to be his nurse and get to know him and your family. My prayers are with you all 🙏🏻

Tracy and Julie Aldridge

You will be greatly missed Uncle Herman . We love you.

Herman Lamar Aldridge


On September 17, 2021, life long resident Herman Lamar Aldridge of Yulee, Florida was called home by his heavenly father. He was born on February 23, 1932 in Folkston, Georgia to the late Owen S. and Cora Lee Aldridge. He is also preceded in death by his sister, Zoie Gooding and brother, Vernon Aldridge.

On November 18,1950, Mr. Aldridge married Lavada Colson and in January 1952 he joined the U. S. Army. After his time of service, he was gainfully employed by Container Corporation of America from September 1955 until retirement in April 1994. Mr. Aldridge attended the First Assembly of God Church where he faithfully served his Savior.

He leaves behind his wife of seventy years and ten months, Lavada and their five children: Yvonne (Ray) Draper; Sheila (Frank) Miller, Sherry (Charles) Meadows, all of Georgia and Faith Aldridge (Steve Sayers) and Keith (Pamela) Aldridge, both of Florida; five grandchildren: Brian (Misty) Henderson, Alisa (Jose`) Burbo, Jason (Janelle) Draper, Daniel (Maria) Henderson and Travis (Sarah) Draper; twelve great-grandchildren, four brothers and four sisters.

Services will be held Saturday, September 25, 2021, at 11:00 AM at the First Assembly of God in Fernandina Beach. The family will receive friends from 10:00 AM until the hour of the service.

A graveside service will he held at 2:00 PM before he is laid to rest, with military honors, at Sardis Cemetery in Folkston, Georgia


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