Glenn W. Bridges

Published 2:37 pm Monday, August 1, 2016

FRANKLIN — Glenn Wilson Bridges, 71, a beloved husband, father, brother, grandfather and great-grandfather, passed away suddenly on July 31, 2016.

Glenn W. Bridges

Glenn W. Bridges

A lifelong resident of Franklin, Glenn was a son of the late Gordon Wilson and Mary Scott Bridges, and was a hardworking and honest contractor and a licensed barber.

He was a member of Harvest Christian Fellowship.

He will be greatly missed by his wife of 51 years, Patsy Atkinson Bridges; his two daughters, Glenda Bridges and Rachel B. Blythe, and her husband, David, all of Franklin; his brother, Hubert Bridges and his wife, Linda; his two grandchildren, Mollie Patricia Strozier and her husband, Bradley; and Clay Blythe and his girlfriend, Caitlin Morris; his great-grandson, Keegan James Strozier; and his grand-dogs, JT, Banjo, Abbie, Hunter and Miles.

He was predeceased by a sister, Nancy B. Carter.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. on Wednesday in Wright Funeral Home with Pastor Randy Wright and the Rev. Susie Atkinson officiating.

The family will receive friends on Tuesday from 6-8 p.m. in the funeral home, and suggests memorials be made to Harvest Christian Fellowship, 27002 Smith’s Ferry Road, Franklin, or Hunterdale Volunteer Fire Department, 201 Delaware Road, Franklin, VA 23851.