Syble Bridges, 90, of Mt. Vernon died 1:15 p.m. Oct. 15, 2004, at Mt.
Vernon Countryside Manor in Mt. Vernon. She was a homemaker. Mrs.
Bridges was born June 21, 1914, in Conrad, Iowa, to John and Dell (Uhles)
Campbell. She married Raymond H. Bridges Sept. 4, 1934, in Pinckneyville;
he died July 20, 1982.
Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Tuesday in the chapel at Mt. Vernon
Memorial Gardens in Mt. Vernon. Josepha Lecke will officiate. Those attending
the funeral services are asked to go directly to the cemetery chapel on Tuesday.
Burial will follow at Mt. Vernon Memorial Gardens. Friends may call from 10 a.m.
Tuesday until the time of the funeral services at 11 a.m. at Mt. Vernon Memorial
Mrs. Bridges is survived by a son, Dennis R. Bridges and wife Nancy of
The Villages, Fla.; grandsons Thomas Bridges of Orlando, Fla., and
David Bridges and wife Megan of Burlington, Vt.; and a great-grandson,
Bennett Bridges of Burlington, Vt. She was preceded in death by her
parents; her husband and a grandson, Steven Bridges.
Mrs. Bridges was of the Baptist faith. She attended Faith Lutheran Church
in Mt. Vernon. She was a member of the St. Mary’s Good Samaritan Hospital
For those who wish, memorials may be made to St. Mary’s Good Samaritan
Hospital Auxiliary and will be accepted at the funeral home or may be
mailed to Hughey Funeral Home, P.O. Box 721, Mt. Vernon, IL 62864.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Hughey Funeral Home in
Mt. Vernon, where you may call 242-3348 for obituary information at any
Source: Mount Vernon Register News
Date: 0ct. 20, 2004
Submitted by Robert W. Loman