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Voorhess DeGraw Bridges, Sr
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Birth: Mar. 11, 1910
Shelby County
Texas, USA
Death: Mar. 4, 1995
Beaumont
Jefferson County
Texas, USA

Voorhess D. Bridges Sr., 84, of Vidor died Saturday at Beaumont Regional Medical Center.
Funeral will be at 2 p.m. Monday at Memorial Funeral Home in Vidor with burial at Restlawn Memorial Park. Visitation will begin after 10 a.m. today at the funeral home.
A native of Shelbyville, he lived in Vidor 48 years and was a retired letter carrier with the U.S. Postal Service. He was a U.S. Army veteran.
Survivors include wife, Susie O. Bridges of Vidor; sons, Buddy Bridges of Beaumont, Bill Bridges of China and James Bridges of Lumberton; daughters, Becky Jones of Silsbee and Shirley Bulgherini of Vidor; step-sons, Robert Foy, John Foy, Charles Foy, Sidney Foy and Roger Foy, all of Vidor and Allen Foy of Fayetteville, N.C.; 20 grandchildren; 38 great-grandchildren; one great great-grandchild; 22 step-grandchildren; and 17 step-great-grandchildren.
Beaumont Enterprise, March 5, 1995, page 4B.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Robert Lee Bridges (1877 - 1945)
  Almina "Allie" Elizabeth Mull Bridges (1883 - 1967)
 
 Spouses:
  Susie Ollie Lucas Bridges (1921 - 2013)
  Ollie Mae Wallace Bridges (1911 - 1976)
 
 Siblings:
  Jessie Lee Bridges Wheeler (1903 - 1945)*
  Neva Cornelia Bridges Hopkins (1905 - 1989)*
  Tennie Bridges Hinton (1907 - 1931)*
  Voorhess DeGraw Bridges (1910 - 1995)
  Lessie Bridges Martin (1912 - 1987)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Restlawn Memorial Park
Vidor
Orange County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: tisanders
Record added: May 23, 2011
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