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 Robert Dixon “Bob” Bridger, Jr

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Robert Dixon “Bob” Bridger, Jr

  • Birth 31 May 1872 Columbia, Caldwell Parish, Louisiana, USA
  • Death 2 Dec 1914 Monroe, Ouachita Parish, Louisiana, USA
  • Burial Columbia, Caldwell Parish, Louisiana, USA
  • Memorial ID 12174161

Mr. R. D. Bridger, steward at the Elks Club, had a stroke of paralysis about 1 o'clock yesterday afternoon while on duty at the club and died last night at 8 o'clock at St. Francis Sanitarium where he was taken soon after being stricken. His remains were later removed to the Elks Club where they await shipment to his old home at Columbia on the early southbound Iron Mountain train tomorrow morning. A delegation of Elks will accompany the remains.

Mr. Bridger was about 42 years old. He was a member of a prominent Caldwell parish family.

He is survived by two brothers and two sisters.

Published in The Monroe News-Star (LA), Thursday, December 3, 1914


Family Members

Gravesite Details Mr. Bridger never married.

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  • Created by: Ron Manley
  • Added: 26 Oct 2005
  • Find A Grave Memorial 12174161
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Robert Dixon “Bob” Bridger, Jr (31 May 1872–2 Dec 1914), Find A Grave Memorial no. 12174161, citing Columbia Hill Cemetery, Columbia, Caldwell Parish, Louisiana, USA ; Maintained by Ron Manley (contributor 46788603) .