Mr. Jerry Don Bridges

Mr. Jerry Don Bridges

Born November 16, 1936. Died May 14, 2021.
Resided in Summerville, GA

Mr. Jerry Don Bridges, age 84 of Summerville, Georgia passed away Friday, May 14, 2021 at his residence.

Mr. Bridges was born in Summerville, Georgia on November 16, 1936, son of the late Joe Henry Bridges and Ada Mae Rosser Bridges.  He was a loving husband and father.  Mr.Bridges loved to garden, play golf and go to Trade Day, but to him, there was nothing greater than spending time with his grandchildren and great grandchildren.  He was a member of the Pennville Church of Christ and was retired from the former Georgia Rug, Bigelow Sanford and Karastan Mills which is now Mohawk Industries.

Mr. Bridges is survived by his wife, Sue McCauley Bridges; daughter and son-in-law, Betsy Bridges Hayes and her husband, Kevin; son and daughter-in-law, Barry Don and Pam Bridges; sister, Patty Bridges Shepherd; brother, Benny Ted Bridges; grandchildren, Haydn Hayes, Jenny Bridges, Holden Hayes, Brynna Bridges and Chantry Bridges; great grandchildren, Jaydn Hayes and Harper Hayes; and a number of nieces and nephews.

Funeral services for Mr. Bridges will be held Tuesday, May 18, 2021 at 2:00 P.M. in the Petitt Chapel of the Coffman Funeral Home with Minister Hugh Glaze and Mr. Ben Bridges officiating.  Interment will follow in the Little Sand Mountain Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Buddy Gentry, Russell Baldwin, Haydn Hayes, Holden Hayes, Chantry Bridges and Joseph Frady.  Honorary Pallbearers will be Charles Loggins, Jimmy Barron, Wayne McArthur, Andy McArthur, Don Hayes, Eddie Hawkins, Tony Day, Don Baker, Tony Evett and Jerry “Dink” Willingham.

Mr. Bridges will be in state at the Coffman Funeral Home where the family will receive friends Tuesday from 1:00 P.M. until the funeral hour.

Coffman Funeral Home, Petitt Chapel is honored to be serving the family of Mr. Jerry Don Bridges.  Please visit to sign our online guestbook and to post condolences.

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