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Visitation

Beam Funeral Service & Crematory
Friday May 20th, 2022
6:00pm - 8:00pm

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Graveside Service

Brushy Creek Baptist Church Cemetery
Sunday May 22nd, 2022
3:00pm

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Bessie Faye Bishop Bridges

 

Bessie Faye Bishop Bridges passed away on Wednesday, May 18, 2022 at Mission McDowell. She was born on December 27, 1935 in Pickens County, South Carolina to the late Joseph Bishop and Nannie Bell Jones Pate.

 

She is preceded in death by her husband, Robert “Bobby” David Bridges.

 

Bessie was a member of Pelham Road Baptist Church and was a retired teacher’s aide following thirty years of service. She was a loving mother, sister and grandmother and was known for her infectious smile and laugh.

 

She is survived by three children, Robert “Bob” David Bridges, Jr. and wife Betty, Billy “Bill” Lee Bridges and wife Lori and Ann Bridges; one brother, Fred Bishop; one sister, Ruth Lesley (Randy); six grandchildren, Bailey Bridges (Dustin Guyton), David Bridges (Tzu Fang Wang), James Gillett, Taylor Bridges (Kenzie), Laura Gillett-Roper (Zachary) and Blake Bridges (Kathy). Also surviving Bessie are great-grandchildren, Zinn and Evey Bridges, Kadence Guyton, Leo Roper and another one due in July.

 

The family will receive friends on Friday, May 20, 2022 from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at Beam Funeral Service. A graveside service will be held on Sunday, May 22, 2022 at 3:00 p.m. at Brushy Creek Baptist Church Cemetery, 4999 Old Spartanburg Road, Taylors, South Carolina 29687 with Reverend John Roy officiating.

 

In lieu of flowers, those wishing to make a donation in Bessie’s memory are asked to consider, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, Tennessee 38105.

 


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So sorry for your loss. You are in our prayers. Peace be with you.

Jo Ann Roy May 23 2022 6:28 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Bessie Faye Bridges

Tonya Mckinney May 21 2022 10:45 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Bessie Faye Bridges

Kathy Morrow May 20 2022 11:22 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Bessie Faye Bridges

Fred Bishop and Family May 20 2022 10:39 AM

Out thoughts and prayers are with the Bridges family during this difficult time. God has his loving arms around you to comfort you. Fred Bishop Family

Fred Bishop Family May 20 2022 9:41 AM

So sorry to hear this. May God hold you close during this sad time.

Debbie and Mike Keller May 19 2022 11:50 PM

So sorry for your loss May God be with you and your family

karon stone May 19 2022 8:31 PM

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Cheryl Rich May 19 2022 7:49 PM

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A candle was lit in memory of Bessie Faye Bridges

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