Obituary: Joyce Earline Bridges

March 31, 1945 – May 7, 2020

Joyce E. Bridges, 75, of Bedford passed away Thursday, May 7, 2020, at her residence.

Born March 31, 1945, in Crawford County, Arkansas, she was the daughter of Virgil and Iva Birchfield. She married Larry Bridges on August 6, 1948, and he survives.

Survivors include her husband, Larry; son, Randy D. Bridges; daughter, Joyce A. Bridges; one grandson, Tanner S. Bridges; sister, Etta Fay Birchfield; as well as several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents and a few brothers and sisters.

The family has chosen cremation.

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