Bridges, Bobby James (Rock Spring)

Wednesday, November 6, 2019
Bobby Bridges
Bobby Bridges
Bobby James Bridges, 74, of Rock Spring, passed away on Monday, November 4, 2019.

He was preceded in death by his daughter, Sandra Louise Bridges; parents, Jesse James Bridges and Carmie V. Bridges; sister, Maybell Harris; and brothers, Jesse Lee Bridges and Frankie Bridges.

He is survived by his daughter, Barbara (Willie) McDaniel of Chickamauga; sons, James Bridges and Danny Joe Bridges both of Plainsville, Ga.; sister, Frances Bridges of Rock Spring; brother, Charlie (Marie) Bridges of Monroe, Ga.; former wife, Willadean S. Bridges of Rock Spring; 10 grandchildren; eight great grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, Nov. 7, in the Wilbanks Memorial Chapel with Pastor Thomas Richardson officiating.

Interment will be at Burton Cemetery in Trion.

Visitation will be held on Wednesday from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.

Arrangements are by Wallis-Wilbanks Funeral Home, LaFayette.

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