|Birth: ||Aug. 21, 1914|
|Death: ||Jan. 10, 2005|
Grace A. Bridgford, 90, of Aledo, died Monday, Jan. 10, 2005, at Mercer County Hospital, Aledo.
Graveside services are 11 a.m. Wednesday at Aledo Cemetery with the Rev. Mark Bartman officiating. There is no visitation. A memorial fund has been established. Fippinger Funeral Home, Aledo, is in charge of arrangements.
She was born Aug. 21, 1914, in Eliza Township, Ill., daughter of Lewis and Floy French Beverlin. She attended local schools. She married Merle B. Bridgford Jan. 28, 1938, in Davenport. He died Feb. 12, 1988.
Grace was a homemaker and was employed at the former Wells Cafe and the former A.D. Moody Law Office.
She is survived by one daughter, Bonnie Bridgford, Andalusia; one son and his wife, Jim and Sharon Bridgford, a daughter-in-law, Helen Bridgford, all of Aledo; six grandchildren, Kim, Stacy, Jaimi, Mitch, Jeff and Jennifer; two stepgrandchildren, Kris and Becky; several great-grandchildren; and one brother, Keith Beverlin, Aledo. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; her son, Robert, on Jan. 1, 2005; two grandchildren, Brian and Tanya; one stepgrandchild, Butch; and three sisters, Jessie, Mildred and Freda.
(Rock Island Argus, Jan. 11, 2005)
Merle B. Bridgford (1908 - 1988)
Robert M Bridgford (1939 - 2005)*
Created by: Paul Mack
Record added: Jul 05, 2010
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