Mr. Bridges died of natural causes at Tomball Regional Hospital in Tomball, Texas.
He was born on November 16, 1943 in Trigg County, to Mosco Doris Bridges and Myra Dean Sumner Bridges.
He was of the Baptist faith and was a construction worker.
He is survived by his wife, Diane Henderson Bridges of Magnolia, Texas; one son, Tom Bridges (and wife Toni) of Alvaton; two daughters, Jennifer Buergermeister of Houston, Texas, and Gina Futrell (and husband Jeff) of Cadiz; one sister, Rhonda Hogan of Cadiz; four grandchildren, Amanda Futrell Gersham, Chad Futrell, Ashlee Futrell, Magen Bridges; three great grandchildren, Ben Futrell, Tucker Futrell and Carsen Gresham.
A memorial service will be held at a later date. King’s Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.