Lawton “Jerry” Eldridge, 57, of Danville, KY passed away on Tuesday, February 6, 2018 at home. Born December 7, 1960 in Stanford, KY to the late Lawton and Mallie Cornett Eldridge, he was an avid Florida Gators & U.K. Sports Fan, enjoyed bowling and gospel music, and loved being around people. Survivors include two sisters, Mary Eldridge Bailey (Thomas) of Orange Park, FL, and Jackie Eldridge Wilder of Danville, KY; one niece, Tammi Cure (Ben); and four nephews, David Bailey, Tommy Bailey (Lisa), Kevin Johnson, and Jason Johnson (Meagan). He was preceded in death by his parents. Visitation will be Friday, February 9, 2018 at Spurlin Funeral Home Chapel, Stanford from 5-8pm. Funeral service will be 11am Saturday, February 10, 2018 at the funeral home with Rev. David Gambrel & Bro. Ben Cure officiating. Burial will follow at Parlor Grove Cemetery.