Thursday, September 10, 2015

The Obsequies of Mrs. Carrie Belle Bridges

Mrs. Carrie Belle Bridges
The angel of death has again visited our home and taken from among us, our beloved mother. Mrs. Carrie Belle Bridges. She was born January 1, 1910, departed this life August 1, 1972. at 5:20  p.m., at the age of sixty-two. She was unite with Little Bethel Baptist Church under the leadership of Rev. Willard Vernon.

She remained a faithful member until death. She was married to Mr. Willie Bridges. To this union seven children were born. Mrs. Willie Mae Peeples, Hattie Louise Davis, Mrs. Manda Hilton, Annie Belle Williams, Mr. Walter Bridges all of New Orleans, La., Mr. Cleo Bridges of Amite, La., Mr. Leo Bridges of St. Rose, La., She leaves to mourn her passing, a husband, seven children, four sisters, two  brothers, twenty seven grandchildren, eight great grandchildren and a host of relatives and friends.

And God shall wipe away all tears and there shall be no more death, neither sorrow, nor crying, neither shall there be anymore pain for the former things are passed away. --Revelation 21-4

Notes:  The obituary collection of the late Deloris Levy.  Submitted by Rev. Raymond Foster, Sr.