Mr. Bruce Bernarr Bridges, 84, of Blountstown, FL, passed away Sunday, March 8, 2015, in Blountstown.
He was born on August 29, 1930, and had lived in Calhoun County all of his life. Bruce proudly served his country during the Korean Conflict by serving in the United States Navy. He worked at the St. Joe Paper Company in Port St. Joe, Florida, for 40 years.
He was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Louise Qunion Bridges; his parents, Emory and Verna Williams Bridges; and two brothers, Lionel Bridges, and Charlie Cook Bridges.
He is survived by two sons, Bernarr Bridges, of Altha, Florida, and Ronnie Bridges and his wife, Jo Ann, of Blountstown; a sister, Patricia Williams, of Blountstown; four grandchildren, Michelle Baird, Joanna Pitts, Christopher Bernarr Bridges, and Patrick Shaun Bridges.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, March 11, at the Peavy Funeral Home Chapel in Blountstown at 2:00 PM (CDT) with the Reverend David Fernandez officiating. The family will receive friends on Wednesday, March 11, at the Peavy Funeral Home Chapel from 1:00 PM until service time at 2:00 PM (CDT). Interment will follow at Nettle Ridge Cemetery in Blountstown.
All funeral arrangements are under the direction of Marlon Peavy of Peavy Funeral Home in Blountstown (ph. 674-2266).
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