Barbara Mabel Richardson Bridgeman was born May 19, 1942 in the Parnell Community of Wayne County.
She was the daughter of the late Irvin and Cretia Richardson. She departed this life Wednesday evening, August 30, 2017 at Lake
Cumberland Regional Hospital reaching the age of 75 years.
She was united in marriage with her husband of 55 years, Billy
To this union three children survivePhyllis Arlene and husband Jack Sells, Patty Jane and husband Charles Eugene Phipps, and Barbara Diana and husband Scott Whittenburg.
Also surviving are five grandchildrenCassie Haynes, Erica Taormina, Blake Phipps, Leah Phipps, and Eric Whittenburg; four great-grandchildrenAaron Haynes, Ryan Haynes, Rylee Taormina, and Sarah Haynes.
She had a huge family with 11 brothers and sisters. Surviving areReed Richardson, Esteleen Cooper, Emily Southwood, and Ina Frost.
She is proceeded in death byStanley Richardson, Romer Richardson, Virgil Richardson, Lonnie Richardson, Roland Richardson, Lucille White, and June Barton.
She had accepted Christ as her Savior years ago and is a current member of the Fall Creek Baptist Church.
Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. Saturday, September 2, 2017 in the funeral home chapel with Bro. Kenneth Dick officiating. Burial was in the Elk Spring Cemetery.
Hickey and Son Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
Published on September 12, 2017