James W. Bridges, Jr., 51, of Hendersonville, NC, went to be with the Lord Monday, May 26, 2008.
He was preceded in death by his father and mother, James W. Bridges, Sr. and Marguearite H. Bridges.
He is survived by his loving wife of 19 years, Rita Bridges of Hendersonville; four daughters, Tina Bridges of Ridgeland, SC; Christy Craig of Candler; Angela Bradley of Leesburg, VA; and Melinda Wolfe of Hendersonville; two sons, Michael Jones and Shawn Wolfe of Hendersonville; thirteen grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.
A funeral service will be held at 5 PM Wednesday, May 28 at Crossroads Baptist Church with the Reverend Eddie Conard officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the church.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the WNC Chapter of Alzheimer’s Association, 31 College Place Ste. D320, Asheville, NC 28801-2644.