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BRIDGES, Frances Ernestine (Lofton) On Sunday, January 6, 2019, we were saddened by the departure of our beloved Frances Ernestine Bridges (Lofton). She was 88 years old. Frances Ernestine Bridges (Lofton) was born in Greensboro, North Carolina to the late William and Inez Lofton on May 24, 1930. Frances was a devoted wife, mother and friend. On May 11, 1957 she was united in marriage to Willie B. Bridges her loving husband for sixty-one years. From that union two beautiful children were born, Stacey B. Thomas and Darren M. Bridges. She leaves behind to cherish her memory, her devoted husband Willie B. Bridges, her caring daughter Stacey B. Thomas, son Darren M. Bridges of Boston, son-in-law; Victor T. Thomas, her two granddaughters: Victoria E. M. Thomas and Cierrah N. Bridges and grandsons: Victor M. Thomas and Jamal R. Bridges; many other relatives and friends. There will be a Viewing on Saturday, January 12, 2019 from 10:00 to 11:00 am followed by Funeral Service at 11:00 am at Columbus Ave AME Zion Church, 600 Columbus Ave., Boston, MA 02118. Interment: Forest Hills Cemetery, Boston, MA. For online condolences visit:

Published in The Boston Globe on Jan. 11, 2019
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