Beatrice Bridges age 92 of Hampton, formerly of Plainfield, died Tuesday, August 21, 2012, at the Franklin County General Hospital.
Funeral services will be held 11:00 a.m. Saturday, August 25, 2012, at the First Baptist Church, Plainfield, with burial be in Willow Lawn Cemetery, Plainfield.
Friends may greet the family 4:00 7:00 p.m. Friday, August 24, 2012, at the Hugeback-Johnson Funeral Home in Nashua. Visitation continues an hour prior to the service at the church on Saturday.
If so desired, memorials may be given in Bea's memory to the First Baptist Church in Plainfield, IA.
Beatrice Andrea Bridges was born April 16, 1920, in Dike, IA, the daughter of Franklin P. and Melinda E. (Huntley) Pipher. The couple lived and worked in and around the Marshalltown area before settling on a farm near Plainfield, IA, in 1947.
Survivors include four sons, Roger (Karen) Bridges of Bloomington, IL, Kenneth (Barbara L.) Bridges of Breaux Bridge, LA, Wayne (Barbara H.) of Beaverton, OR, Darrel (Esther) Bridges of Belleview FL; one daughter, Bonnie (Steve) Stewart of Hampton; 14 grandchildren and 25 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband on January 21, 2011, and two infant brothers.