Kenneth Bridgers Sr.

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Kenneth Kayo Redrick Bridgers, Sr., 80, of Bridge City, died Friday, July 26, 2013, at Baptist Orange Hospital in Orange Texas. He was the first baby born on January 1, 1933, in Shreveport, Louisiana, at 12:15 a.m., to George Alfred Bridgers, Sr. and Mary Jane Oliphint Bridgers. He retired in 1990 after thirty-eight years from Gulf States Utilities Sabine Station as a supervisor. Everyone who knew Kenneth knows how much he loved and cherished his family. He was an avid gardener, loved fishing, photography, weightlifting, traveling, and sports. He is survived by the love of his life, his wife of sixty-one years, Leslye Bridgers; sons, Ricky Bridgers and John Terry Bridgers and his wife, Denise, all of Bridge City; Chris Bridgers and his wife, Donna, of Nederland; daughter Debbie Bridgers of Lahaina, Hawaii; grandchildren, Authum MacCammond, Kimberly Bridgers Naquin and her husband Mike, Marc Bridgers , Dustin Bridgers and his wife Kassey, and Christopher Bridgers; six great-grandchildren; one great-great grandchild; sister, Beverly B. Easterly, and brother, Ross Bridgers, both of Denham Springs, Louisiana; and special family member, Mary Bridgers. He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, George Alfred (Buddy) Bridgers, Jr.; and grandson, Eric MacCammond. A gathering of family and friends will begin at 9:00 a.m. with his funeral service to follow at 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, July 30, 2013, at Forest Lawn Funeral Home, 4955 Pine Street, Beaumont. Interment will follow at Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Beaumont. @

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Forest Lawn Funeral Home
4955 Pine Street
Beaumont, TX 77703
(409) 892-5912
Published in The Beaumont Enterprise on July 29, 2013
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