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Lester Lee “Bud” BridgesPassing: November 12, 2020


Green Hill Cemetery

Graveside Service

Monday, November 16th @ 2:00 p.m.


No Visitation


Green Hill Cemetery

Monday, November 16th @ 2:00 p.m.

MITCHELL – Lester Lee “Bud” Bridges, 83, passed away Thursday, November 12, 2020, at his home.

Born October 1, 1937, in Martin County, he was the son of Lawrence and Nannie (Wilson) Bridges.  He married Janice Kay Hollars November 19, 1960.

Lester retired from Naval Weapons Support Center—Crane.

Janice Kay Bridges of Mitchell
Ron Bridges of Mitchell
Sandra (Bridges) Robbins of Mitchell
Darren Bridges of Mitchell
6 grandchildren
4 great grandchildren
Marie (Bridges) Butterfield of Bedford
Dan Bridges of Mitchell    

His parents; son, Bryan Scott Bridges; and brother, Leonard Bridges, preceded him in death.

Graveside service will be at 2:00 p.m. Monday, November 16, at Green Hill Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 1:00 p.m. until the service on Monday at the cemetery.

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12 Guest Comments

  1. Guest: Gary & Nelsa King | Mitchell, Indiana
    Date: November 17, 2020
    So deeply sorry for the loss of your family.Know that our thoughts and prayers are with you all.
  2. Guest: Mary Dumond | Williams, IN
    Date: November 16, 2020
    We were so sorry to hear that Bud passed away. Please accept our deepest sympathies.
  3. Guest: Cathy Blackwell | Williams, IN
    Date: November 16, 2020
    I know you were a very close family and his passing is a great loss. I will keep you Ron, Sam and your family in my thoughts and prayers.
  4. Guest: Robin Roberts | Bedford
    Date: November 16, 2020
    So sorry for your loss. Bud was a great guy and good friend to Mom & Dad. The family are in our thoughts and prayers.
  5. Guest: Ryan Roberts | Bedford
    Date: November 16, 2020
    Sorry to hear of Bud’s passing. He was a great friend of dad’s for many years
  6. Guest: Ken Bell | Winter Spring
    Date: November 15, 2020
    I was saddened to learn of the loss of Bud. Please know how very sorry Mary Helen and I are.
  7. Guest: Karen Shuler | Orleans, Indiana
    Date: November 15, 2020
    Sam, Ron and all of the family.... I am so very sorry for your loss. My condolences and prayers are with you🙏🙏🙏
  8. Guest: DeAnne Simpson Wade | Mitchell
    Date: November 15, 2020
    My heart goes out to you all. I'm so sorry for your loss. Bud was like an extra Dad to all of us neighborhood girls as we grew. You will all be in my thoughts.
  9. Guest: Reny and Linda burgi | Greenwood Indiana
    Date: November 14, 2020
    Our deepest sympathy to all the family
  10. Guest: Tina Dalton | Bedford, Indiana
    Date: November 14, 2020
    My Condolences to the family. You all will be in my prayers
  11. Guest: Steve and Pam Deckard and Family | Bloomington, IN
    Date: November 14, 2020
    Dear Kay and Family, We are so very sorry for your loss. Bud was a wonderful man! We are praying for you all.
  12. Guest: Jerry W. Allen | Mitchell
    Date: November 14, 2020
    Ron, so sorry for your loss. These are terrible times. God bless.