The Bridges family would like to announce the passing of their beloved Rudy W. Bridges, who died on June 2, 2019, at the Schneider Regional Medical Center at the age of 85.
The viewing will be held Monday, June 17, 2019, from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at Turnbull’s Funeral Home. The service will be held Tuesday, June 18, 2019, at the Cathedral of All Saints at 10:00 a.m., followed by interment at the Eastern Cemetery.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Lucilla Parker and Dennis Bridges; brothers, Cleofoster, Fitzroy, and Ruppert Bridges; sister, Elfreda Bridges.
Rudy, of St. John’s, Antigua, was a longtime resident of the Long Path/Garden Street area and worked for Charlie’s Trucking Service until retiring and opening Rudy’s Woodcrafts.
He is survived by his sister, Janet Henry; brothers, Robert Henry, James “Sebert” Bridges, Denzil Bridges, Raphael Bridges; daughters, June Bridges-Cox, Terry Bridges, Renee Bridges; son-in-law, Martin Cox; grandchildren, Rudy Bridges, Carlton Charleswell Jr., Camal Charleswell, Juriel Purifoy, Crystal Charleswell, Juna Purifoy, Jumara Cox; great- grandchildren, Jayla Renee Smith, Cayden Daniel; nieces, Agneta Bridges, Violet Bridges, Cheryl Bridges, Doris Bridges, Lisa Bridges, Christine Bridges, Islyn Bridges, Janet Bridges, Marilyn Bridges, Claudette Bridges, Glordia Mack; nephews, Leslie Bridges, Conrad Bridges, Neill Bridges, Hannis Bridges, James Bridges Jr., Jeffery Bridges, Everton Bridges, Donnie Bridges, Dion Bridges, Bruce Bridges Wayne Grant; special friends, Margaret Bernadette Gumbs, Will and Gretel Hennis, Donald Isaac, Maduro and Richardson families; adopted family, Cherisse Richards, Dee’ Quain Pinney, Dee’ Neyzha Webb, David Webb Jr., Ray and Luz Chesterfield; godchildren, Alex Roberts, Victor Caraballo Jr., Tierra Caraballo.