Linda Bridges died on Thursday, May 30, 2013, at her home. She was of the Baptist faith and was a 49-year member of Heartland Worship Center/Bible Baptist. Linda was a fulltime mother and homemaker. She enjoyed traveling. She had visited Canada, Israel, Mexico and Sanibel Island, and had been to every state except Washington and Oregon.
Linda was preceded in death by her father, Roscoe Lee Burgess and an infant sister.
She is survived by her husband of 52 years, Walter E. Bridges; her mother, Sylvia Fifer; two brothers, Richard Burgess (and wife Vickie) of West Paducah and Steve Burgess (and wife Shirley) of Kirksey; three sons, Randy Bridges (and wife Carla), Tony Bridges (and wife Elva), all of Reidland, and Darryl Bridges (and wife Kris) of Florence, S. C.; one daughter, Kari Gibbs (and husband Gary) of Southaven, Miss.; nine grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.