Lillie Bridges

Wednesday, November 12, 2008

Lillie L. Bridges, 82, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, Nov. 11, 2008, at Ratliff Care Center.

She was born Dec. 4, 1925, in Neelyville, Mo., daughter of George and Marie Walker Turner. She and Doyle Bridges were married in Blytheville, Ark. He preceded her in death.

Bridges moved to Cape Girardeau in 1979 from Poplar Bluff, Mo.

Survivors include three daughters, Norma Williams of Jackson, Doylean Bridges of Long Island, N.Y., Connie Bridges of Columbus, Ohio; a sister, Jettie Farland of Kansas City, Mo.; 10 grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild.

Friends may call from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home.

The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Friday at the funeral home, with Joe Chesser officiating. Burial will be in Lorimier Cemetery.