Juanita Irene Breckinridge

Tuesday, May 31, 2005

MRS. JUANITA IRENE BRECKINRIDGE, 87, of Eureka Springs, died May 17, 2005, at the Eureka Springs Hospital. She was born Sept. 16, 1917, at Tupelo, Okla., the daughter of George P. and Mamie Carroll Boone.

She had retired from south Community Hospital in Oklahoma City, where she worked as a ward clerk. She moved to Eureka Springs after her retirement in 1981. She was a 1935 graduate of Moore High School and a member of the First Christian Church in Eureka Springs. She was the widow of Paul E. Breckinridge, who preceded her in death in 1959.

Survivors include one daughter and son-in-law, Joan and Dick Ludig of Eureka Springs; one grandson, Paul David Ludig of Herrman, Mo.; one granddaughter, sandra Brooke of Williamstown, Mass.; three great-granddaughters and two great-great-granddaughters.

Graveside services were held Thursday, May 19, at the Moore City Cemetery with pastor Dick Ludig officiating. Arrangements were under the direction of Brashears funeral Home in Huntsville and John M. Ireland Funeral Home in Moore, Okla.