Elnora Wooldridge

August 19, 1936 - February 4, 2022


Elnora Darlene Wooldridge, age 85, of Lamar, Missouri passed away February 4, 2022, at Carthage Health and Rehabilitation in Carthage, Missouri.

Elnora was born August 19, 1936 in Dade County, Missouri to Willard T. and Oma (Martin) Stephens. She graduated from Golden City High School in the class of 1954. On July 8, 1955, Elnora married Keith Dale Wooldridge in Golden City, Missouri.

Elnora was a homemaker and a mother. She was a room mother to her children’s classes and a huge supporter of their athletic endeavors. She loved her family and cherished the time she spent with them. She especially enjoyed having her grandchildren come to stay with her in the summer.

Survivors include two sons; Terry Wooldridge of Peculiar, Missouri, Larry (Deborah) Wooldridge of Kansas City, Missouri, one daughter; Vickie (Roger) Sterling of Carrollton, Texas, 10 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

Elnora was preceded in death by her husband, Keith D. Wooldridge, her parents, Willard and Oma Stephens, three brothers and their spouses, one grandson, Larry Joe Wooldridge Jr. and daughter-in-law, Connie (Fry) Wooldridge.

Private family services will be held.

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