Tethel Bridge
1931 - 2018
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Tethel Bridge, 87 was born on September 27, 1931 to the late Fred and Louisia Sanders Sr. in Vicksburg Mississippi. A Gary,Indiana resident since 1951. Salutatorian and graduate of Emerson Evening School and the School of Cosmetology. Retired Owner and Operator of Tee's Beauty Salon on West 11th Avenue and Retiree of Gary US Steel, after 19 years.Tethel Bridge dedicated her life as a baptized Jehovah's Witness for approximately 50 years, until October 23, 2018, where she fell asleep in the comforts of her home surrounded by family and her many friends.She leaves to cherish her memories: her loving and devoted husband Marshall Bridge; Five children, Kemp (Bernetta) Jones of Gary, Indiana; David (Doreece) Bridge of Columbus, Ohio; Anthony (Brenda)Bridge of Huntersville, NC; Brenda (Roderick) Johnson of Richardson, TX and Darryl Lynn Bridge of Gary, Indiana. Nine grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; an adopted daughter, Sintha Persley and a host of nieces and nephews. Visitation: Friday, October 26, 2018 from 6-8pm, at the Guy & Allen Chapel. Memorial Service: Saturday, October 27, 2018 at 12 NOON at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses, 2530 W 11th Avenue, Gary, IN.Interment: Cedar Hill Cemetery-Vicksburg, MS



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Published in Post-Tribune on Oct. 25, 2018.
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November 5, 2018
May our Lord Jesus Christ and God our Father give everlasting comfort to the hearts of family and friends, for the lost of their beloved Tethel. 2 Thessalonians 2:16,17.
November 4, 2018
To Anthony Bridge and family,My deepest condolences.Anthony my heart goes out to you though it's been many years since I have seen you.May God bless and keep you all during this difficult time.
George bolden
November 4, 2018
george bolden
November 3, 2018
Cousin Marshall. The God of all Comfort promised to comfort during this time. Heaven has gained an angel. Every encounter I had with Cousin Tee was profound and sweet. Hold on to His promise to see her again. Praying for you and the family. Cousin Traci
Traci Smith
November 2, 2018
Sister Bridge you were my mom's
best friend (Juanita White).
I know your family will miss you. My condolences to thé family.
Bobbie Johnson
November 1, 2018
Condolences to you and your family. I look forward to meeting you all in Paradise!
April
October 31, 2018

May your hearts soon be filled with wonderful memories of joyful times together as you celebrate a life well lived. We will all miss her. Prayers to all of you.

Love you!
Joyce Kilgore
October 31, 2018
Joyce Kilgore
October 27, 2018
Lord bless this family as only you can and bind them closer than before!!!
Cheryl Downs
October 26, 2018
To the family, sorry for your lost. I had the pleasure of knowing Tethel during her time at her Salon, where she display such a warm and gentle personality. She was a beautiful person indeed. I will pray that you find the strength needed to deal with your lost.

A. Bandy
(Peady)
Angelia Harrison-Bandy
October 26, 2018
To the Bridge Family, Kemp and Bernetta, our prayers are with you. Mother Tethel's, smile, her sweet spirit, and her many acts of goodness and kindness will remain alive in the hearts of everyone who knew her. The Cage, Short, and Marshall families will continue to remember you and our prayers.
Carrie C Marshall
October 26, 2018
Brenda and Family,

I am so sorry to hear about the passing of your mom. May your mom rest in peace and may the Lord comfort all of you. I will keep you guys in prayer.
Vanessa Berry
October 25, 2018
TO THE FAMILY SORRY FOR YOUR LOSS SHE WILL BE TRULY MISSED, SHE WAS A BEAUTIFUL SPIRIT I WILL
ALWAYS REMEMBER HER SMILE. GOD BLESS YOU
LINDA RAMSEY
October 25, 2018
May God grant you peace and rest.Douglas&Towanda Havens Jr.
Douglas Havens jr
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