Mary Charlynn "Lynn" Aldridge passed away on August 5, 2013 at her home in Horseshoe Bay TX after a courageous battle with cancer. She was 67 years old.
Lynn was born on November 26, 1945 in New Orleans LA to Dr. Norman Wilhoit Staker and Mary Lois (Songy) Staker.
Lynn grew up in Lamesa TX and graduated from Lamesa High School in 1963. She attended Texas Tech University and Marshall University in Huntington WV. Lynn married Maxie Dean Aldridge of Lamesa in 1971 and moved to Sierra Vista AZ. The family moved to Seminole TX in 1975, then Horseshoe Bay TX in 1988 where she lived for 25 years.
Lynn was a real estate agent for over 20 years and loved Horseshoe Bay and the Hill Country. She was a very loving and proud mother and grandmother who enjoyed gardening and spending time with family. Lynn enjoyed her friends and had a great sense of humor. She was also very patriotic and enjoyed volunteering at elementary schools to teach U.S. flag etiquette during national holidays.
She is survived by her three sons, William Grant Aldridge and wife Toni of San Diego CA; Col. Jeffrey Norman Aldridge and wife Sarah of San Antonio; and Jay Dean Aldridge and wife Kelly of Marble Falls. She is also survived by her five grandchildren Brendan, Bailie, Bre, Ava and Aidan along with her brother, Samuel Zane Staker of Austin.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Dr. Norman Wilhoit Staker and Mary Lois (Songy) Staker.
A Celebration of Life Memorial service will be held Thursday, August 8, 2013 at 10:00 AM at The Church at Horseshoe Bay. Visitation will be on Wednesday, August 7 between 5-7 PM at Clements-Wilcox Funeral Home in Marble Falls.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorials be directed to the
, Hill Country Memorial Hospice of Fredericksburg or Faith Academy of Marble Falls.