Funeral services for Rosemary Vaughn Tweddle Aldridge are set for 11:00 A.M. on Saturday, September 22, 2012 at McPeters Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Dennis Smith and Bro. Don Elliott officiating. Burial will be in Henry Cemetery.
Mrs. Aldridge died on September 20, 2012 at Mississippi Care Center after an extended illness. She was born on June 25, 1937 to the late A.J. "Buddy" and Estelle Young Vaughn. She was a member of First Presbyterian Church in Corinth, received her Bachelor's Degree in education from Ole Miss, and taught school at both Cruise Street and South Corinth Elementary schools for many years. In the late 70's, Rosemary became a realtor and in 1984 she and her husband, J.L. Aldridge, formed one of the successful real estate companies operating today, Aldridge-Tweddle & Companies.
Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by her sister, Lillian Yoakum.
She is survived by her husband of 25 years, J.L. Aldridge; two daughters, Lisa Burgess and husband Ricky, and Suzanne Haynes; one son, David Tweddle and friend Judy Broadway; one step-son, Jody Aldridge; two step-daughters, Lisa Boyd and husband Jerry, Lori Smith and husband Danny; 10 grandchildren, Justin Rogers, Josalynn Haynes, Mary Bratton Burgess, Brittni Boyd, Hunter Haynes, Kelsey Jane Tweddle, Katie Aldridge, Will, Gavin, and Layla Smith; one sister, Janet Krohn; several nieces, nephews and a host of friends.
Visitation will be on Friday, September 21st from 5:00 P.M. till 8:00 P.M. and from 9:30 A.M. till service time on Saturday.
Johnny Ross, Brad Brawner, Jimmy Fisher, Leonard Pratt, Gary Mitchell and Dennis Coleman will serve as pallbearers. Honorary pallbearers will be CHS class of 1955 and the Four County Board of Realtors.
In lieu of customary remembrances, the family requests that memorials be made to the ministries of First Presbyterian or First Baptist Church.