Louise “Eldridge” Howard, age 73 of Dandridge, TN passed away on Saturday, August 1, 2020 at her home. She was a member of Nina Baptist Church. She is preceded in death by her husband, David Howard, and parents, James and Julia Eldridge. She was the beloved mother of, Teresa (Eric) McCoy, William (Amanda) Howard, Dennis (Letitia) Howard, Leigh Ann Howard, Lou Ann (Jeff) Hickey, many grandchildren and great grandchildren, brother, George (Bobbie) Eldridge, sister, Margaret (Oscar) Oddman, several nieces and nephews, and a host of other family and friends. Graveside funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, August 6, 2020 at Resthaven Memorial Gardens with Rev. T.H. Ferrell and Chaplain Joe Hamlin officiating. The body will lie in state from 2:00 until 6:00 p.m. Wednesday, August 5, 2020 at Farrar Funeral Home. In consideration of the health and safety of all those attending the services, Farrar Funeral Home strongly encourages all CDC guidelines be followed, including the use of face masks.