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Portia Eidson

September 11, 1920 — February 24, 2020

Born in Williamson County, TN on September 11, 1920 Departed on February 24, 2020 and resided in Shackle Island, TN Visitation: Cole & Garrett Funeral Home, Goodlettsville Room: ChapelSunday March 1, 2020 12:30pm to 2:00pmLife Celebration Service: Cole & Garrett Funeral Home, Goodlettsville Room: ChapelSunday March 1, 2020 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Portia Pollard Eidson, a proud Shackle Island resident, died February 24, 2020 at age 99. She was the youngest daughter of the late George W. Pollard and the late Elizabeth Ray Pollard. Also preceding her in death were her beloved husband of 44 years, Pat K. Eidson, her devoted sisters Katherine McMurtry and Ruby Stone, her nephews Jerry and Steve Stone, and her half-sister Linda Hankins.
She was a longtime, proud DuPont employee and a member of Beech Cumberland Presbyterian Church. She is survived by her nephew Donald (Betty) Landers of White House, niece Cathy Stone of Goodlettsville, nephew's wife Nancy Stone of Shackle Island, and half-sister Susie (Don) Brown of Tampa. Also surviving are great-nephews Nathan and David, and great-nieces Anita, Elizabeth, Cynthia, Dianne, Liz and Jeannie.
Thank you to her caregiver, Jane Sigler, who fed the birds, listened to her stories, and brightened her days. Visitation at Cole and Garrett Funeral Home in Goodlettsville will be Sunday March 1st from 12:30 - 2:00 PM. Funeral will follow at 2:00 PM with Rev. Jeff DeWees officiating. She will be buried alongside her husband at Beech Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to Beech Cumberland Presbyterian Church Building Fund, 3216 Long Hollow Pike, Hendersonville, TN 37075 or the Alzheimer's Association 478 Craighead St., #200, Nashville, TN 37204.

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