STAPLETON, Ga. - Mrs. Charlene Newsome Bridges, 45, wife of Don Bridges, of Stapleton, Ga., entered into rest on Tuesday, January 15, 2008.
Funeral services were held from the Chapel of Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors on Friday, January 18, 2008, at 3 p.m. with the Reverend Matthew Nelson officiating. Interment followed in Steadman Cemetery.
Mrs. Bridges, a lifelong resident of the Augusta area, was a homemaker and of the Baptist faith.
Other survivors include her mother, Lee Ellen Carroll of Augusta; father and step-mother, Walter Frank and Edna Newsome; sons, James Randy Cook, Jr. of Augusta, Charles Bridges, II of Wrens, William T. Bridges of Appling; daughters, Candie Davis of Augusta and Christie Tarr of Wrens; brothers and sisters-in-law, Rodney and Garland Newsome, Sr. of Hephzibah, Emmett and Katy Rhodes, Jr. of Evans, Steve and Mychele Rhodes of Thomson, Larry Joe and Marcie Newsome of Lyons, Ga.; six grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
Chance and Hydrick Funeral Directors were in charge of arrangements.