Cody Lewis Baldridge, 21, of Mountain View, Arkansas, formerly of Paragould, passed away Monday, December 17, 2018. He was born December 2, 1997, in Jonesboro, to Russell and Melinda Baldridge. Cody was a 2016 graduate of Paragould High School. He had a joyful spirit that drew people to him because he loved to have fun, joke, and laugh. Cody was a faithful Christian who attended Highway 5 Church of Christ. He always put God first and his family second. He looked forward to helping his dad and hanging out with his mom. Cody loved his job at the Skillet in Mountain View. Cody was full of life and his family and friends will miss him dearly.
Cody was preceded in death by his grandfathers, V.L. Baldridge and Gerry Conley.
Survivors include his parents, Russell and Melinda Baldridge; grandparents, Ruby Baldridge and Linda Conley; brother and sister in law, Tyler and Brianna Hampton; sisters and brothers in law, Jessica and Harold Reed, Whitney and Drew McDaniel, Lindsey and Jake Ford; nieces and nephews, Elijah, Presley, Madox, Rubi, Hagen, Harper, Nash, Maylen, and Sloan.
The family will receive friends Saturday, December 22, from 1:00 p.m. until service time at Phillips Funeral Home. The funeral service will begin at 3:00 p.m. at Phillips Funeral Home with Steve Hentz officiating. Burial will follow at Mt. Zion Cemetery.
Harold Reed, Elijah Reed, Drew McDaniel, Tyler Hampton, Jake Ford, and Garrett Burkhart will serve as pallbearers.
The family asks you consider making a donation to Phillips Funeral Home to help with funeral expenses.
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