|Birth: ||Dec. 27, 1906|
|Death: ||May 20, 1980|
Dillon Herald, May 22, 1980, pg 15, col. 1
PRISON GUARD DIES AFTER LONG ILLNESS
Dewey Bridges, 72, died Tuesday in a Florence hospital after a long illness.
Born in Dillon County, he was a son of the late Jobie and Rachel Sawyer Bridges. He was a security guard at the Dillon county Prison Farm for the past 33 years and was a member of Mount Calvary Baptist Church.
Surviving are a daughter, Mrs. Ellen B. Lunch, Florence; two brothers: Cecil Bridges, Sanford, N.C., and David Bridges, Dillon; Five sisters: Mrs. Mary Kate Pullium and Mrs. Janie Quinn, Baltimore, Md.; Mrs. Walker Darden, Spring Lake, N.C.; Bessie Bridges and Mrs. Jimmie Lane, Dillon; Three grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
South Carolina, USA
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Record added: Nov 09, 2008
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