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Ada Wilson Bridges
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Birth: Aug. 20, 1936
Sampson County
North Carolina, USA
Death: May 16, 2008
Cleveland County
North Carolina, USA

Ada's obituary is borrowed from the Harris Funeral Home website and has been edited to protect the privacy of her immediate family.

"Ada Wilson Bridges, age 71, a resident of Kings Mountain, NC, went home to be with the Lord, May 16, 2008, Hospice at Wendover. A loving wife, mother and grandmother, she loved quality time with her grandchildren. She was born in Sampson County, North Carolina, daughter of the Late Lloyd and Eula Hamilton Wilson. An active member of First Baptist Church, Kings Mountain, where she was a kindergarten teacher, a choir member, and she played the piano for the Senior and Children's Choirs. Active in the community, she was a member of the Broadriver Genealogical Society, the Foothills Quilting Guild, Shelby Radio Club and was a Captain with the Civil Air Patrol, Shelby, NC. She retired from the Kings Mountain District Schools having taught at East Elementary until her retirement in 2002. She continued working with children at East and West Elementary were she volunteered to read to children.

SHE LEAVES TO CHERISH HER MEMORY: Husband of 52 years, Tommy P. Bridges, Kings Mountain, NC Daughters: Cindy B. Tindall and husband Chris, Fallston, NC Lisa B. Bolt and husband Paul, Kings Mountain, NC Son: Rev. Tommy P. Bridges, Jr. and wife Lynn, Asheville, NC Brother: Robert Wilson, College Park, MD Step-Mother: Grace Wilson, Charlotte, NC Grandchildren: Lane Tindall, Christa Tindall, Stephen Bolt, Kelli Bolt, Kayla Bolt, Matthew Bridges, Nathan Bridges, Daniel Bridges

FUNERAL SERVICE: First Baptist Church, Monday, May 19, 2008 at 2:00 P.M. Dr. John W. Sloan and Rev.Tommy P. Bridges, Jr., Officiating.

VISITATION: 6:00 to 8:00 P.M. Sunday night, May 18, 2008 at Harris Funeral Home, 1:00 to 2:00 P.M. Monday, May 19, 2008 in the Stained Glass Room of First Baptist Church and at other times at her home.

INTERMENT: Rose Hill Memorial Park, Fallston, NC

MEMORIALS: First Baptist Church. 605 W. King Street, Kings Mountain, NC, 28086 or to Hospice of Cleveland County, 951 Wendover Heights, Shelby, NC 28150


Rose Hill Memorial Park Cemetery
Cleveland County
North Carolina, USA
Created by: Judith Parker-Proctor
Record added: May 18, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 26911863
Ada <i>Wilson</i> Bridges
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Ada <i>Wilson</i> Bridges
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Ada <i>Wilson</i> Bridges
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 Added: Mar. 9, 2014
The iris reminds me of Ada..beautiful, and dignified but altogether lovely.May your homecoming be wonderful..and all your questions about genealogy answered...
- Elizabeth Camp Anthony
 Added: May. 18, 2008
May your rest be peaceful Ada...such a nice lady.
- Judith Parker-Proctor
 Added: May. 18, 2008

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