Robert “Keith” Baldridge, 89 years, of Winchester, Ohio, passed away on Friday, September 25, 2020, at the Adams County Regional Medical Center, in Seaman, Ohio.
Keith was born in Cherry Fork, Ohio, on May 20, 1931, the son of the late William and Laura (Hamilton) Baldridge. Keith attended the Cherry Fork Presbyterian Church. He served in the United States Army during the Korean conflict. After his military service, Keith, a life-long educator, worked as a junior high basketball coach at Cherry Fork, an elementary principal at Cherry Fork, the superintendent at Bright Local School District, and the curriculum director for the Ohio Valley School District.
Keith was preceded in death by his parents and by a brother. Keith is survived by his wife of 64 years, Dixie (McClung) Baldridge, whom he married on September 26, 1955. He also leaves behind two daughters, Kim (Doug) McClellan, of Seaman, and Dinah Carroll, of Seaman; four grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
Funeral services, officiated by Noreen Behm, will be at 11:00 AM, Wednesday, September 30, 2020, at the Lewis-Sullivan Funeral Home, Seaman, Ohio, with burial following in the Cherry Fork Cemetery. Family and friends may pay their respects from 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM on Tuesday evening, September 29, 2020, at the Lewis-Sullivan Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial donations be made in Keith’s memory to the Cherry Fork Presbyterian Church.
Funeral arrangements are being handled by the Lewis-Sullivan Funeral Home. Please visit us at www.wallacethompsonfuneralhomes.com to sign our online guestbook.