Eugene Bridges, 81, of Ringgold, Georgia passed away Saturday, April 10, 2021. A lifelong resident of the Ringgold area, he was a former employee of Sweetwater Carpet and was of the Methodist faith. He is preceded in death by his parents, William Homer and Pearl Lorine Hullender Bridges; four sisters, Inez Walker, Sara Walraven, Hilda Gordy and Doris Roach; and three brothers, Johnny Bridges, Jimmy Bridges and William Bridges Jr. He is survived by his loving wife of 59 years, Mildred “Jo” Frank Bridges of Ringgold, GA.; two daughters, Arlene (Cliff) Bethune Kluge of Ringgold, GA., and Tina (Dee Jr.) Bridges Cody of Chattanooga, TN.; sister, Dimple Cook of Ringgold, GA.; brother, Tommy Bridges of Ringgold, GA.; five grandchildren; three great grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. A graveside service for the family will be held 11:00 A.M. Thursday at Woodstation Cemetery with Bro. Garland Hullender officiating. The family will receive friends 5-8 P.M. Wednesday at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers the family request donations be made to the Parkinson's Foundation for Research. Arrangements are by Wilson Funeral Home Wallis-Stewart Chapel Ringgold, Georgia.
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