Charles Emmett "Charley" Bridges
Byron, GA- Charles Emmett "Charley" Bridges, 61, died Sunday, March 16, 2014. A memorial service will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, his family requests contributions be made to Agape Hospice, 3312 Northside Drive, Ste. C-161, Macon, GA 31210.
Born in Chancellor, Alabama, Mr. Bridges was retired from Norfolk Southern Railroad where he served as Safety Committee Chairman. After retirement, he enjoyed volunteering at Houston Medical Center.
Survivors include his wife of 30 years, Hester Bridges; children, Carla Bridges of Byron, and Lee Bridges (Danielle) of Hawaii; grandchildren, Chelsea Kopp and Alex Bridges; great granddaughter, Cadence Graham; brother, Don Bridges (Terri) of Lake Wales, Florida; sisters, Merle Godwin and Linda Jenkins, both of Alabama; dear friend and second mother, Betty Lou; and several nieces, nephews and other family members. He is preceded in death by his parents and a daughter, Tracey.
Please go to www.rooksfuneralhome.com to express online condolences. Rooks Funeral Home in Byron is in charge of arrangements.
Published in The Telegraph on Mar. 18, 2014