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 Elise E. <I>Legg</I> Bridges

Elise E. Legg Bridges

Limestone County, Alabama, USA
Death 31 Oct 2012 (aged 90)
Burial Athens, Limestone County, Alabama, USA
Memorial ID 100024514 · View Source
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Elise E. Bridges, 90, Florence, passed away peacefully at home on Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012.
Mrs. Bridges was a native of Limestone County. She married Gaston Bridges on June 15, 1940, and served as a faithful wife during their 60-year marriage in Tuscumbia, Ala.. Not long after Mr. Bridges died in 2001, she moved to Florence to be closer to her children.
Visitation will be Saturday, Nov. 3, from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. at Cross Point Church of Christ, 1350 Cox Creek Parkway, Florence, where she was a member. The funeral service will follow there at 1 p.m. with Frank Mills and Dorian Flynn officiating. Burial will be at Dement Cemetery at 3 p.m., in Limestone County, Frank Mills officiating. Elkins Funeral Home is directing.
Mrs. Bridges was preceded in death by her husband Gaston and son Joey. She is survived by two sons, one daughter, one sister, eleven grandchildren, and twenty great grandchildren, including Gary and Margie Wilson Bridges (Bowling Green, Ky.) and their children, Stephen (Brentwood, Tenn.), Allison Pitsinos (Huntsville, Ala.), and Julie Hamilton (Franklin, Tenn.); Wanda Isom Bridges (daughter-inlaw, Florence) and her children Shannon (Florence) and Robin (Huntsville, Ala.); Darwin and Jo Anne Fielder Bridges (Florence) and their children Amy Flatt (Land O'Lakes, Fla.) and Will (Florence); Susan and Jay Davis and their children Heather and Josh (Florence) and Jay Davis III and Shannon Cross (Knoxville, Tenn.). Other survivors include a sister Robbie Romine (Athens) and a host of nieces and nephews. Honorary family members include Warren and Becky Skelton and their children, Cristi, Kara, and Casey, of Niota, Tenn.; and Nick Blom of Karise, Denmark.
Grandsons will serve as pallbearers.
Memorials may be made to Mars Hill Bible School or Amedisys (Home Health Care). The family wishes to thank Dr. Robert Mann and the nurses and therapists of Amedisys for their kind and tender care.
Published in Florence Times Daily on November 2, 2012

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 100024514
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Elise E. Legg Bridges (4 Jul 1922–31 Oct 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100024514, citing Dement Cemetery, Athens, Limestone County, Alabama, USA ; Maintained by Joy (contributor 17377109) .