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Celebrating the life of
Sarah Katherine Davis Bridges
Passed away on April 23, 2019
Services under the direction of:
Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Islands Chapel
912-898-0900
  • Visitation
  • 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. - Thursday, April 25, 2019
  • Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Islands Chapel
  • 4605 Hwy 80 East (Map)
    Savannah, Georgia 31410

  • 912-898-0900
  • Funeral Service
  • 2:30 p.m. - Friday, April 26, 2019
  • Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Islands Chapel
  • 4605 Hwy 80 East (Map)
    Savannah, Georgia 31410

  • 912-898-0900
  • Interment
  • - Friday, April 26, 2019
  • Hillcrest Abbey West
  • 1336 Dean Forest Road (Map)
    Savanah, Georgia 31405

  • 912-233-3557

My condolences to the family, I am sorry for your loss death is never an easy thing to bear, but you know our God Jehovah has promised mankind a resurrection so we can see our love ones again. Please read John 5:28,29 this scripture will give the family comfort and strength. For more information on the website at JW.ORG, again I am sorry for your loss.

Cooper, Savannah , Ga

April 25 2019 Dear Glenda and Mr. Bridges, We are all saddened by the lost of your mother! It is an end of a grand era for sure! In our childhood Mrs. Bridges made us walk the straight narrow and in our adulthood she offered us some serious wisdom! We all will miss her beautiful smiling face! Please know that our thoughts and prayers are with you, Mr. Bridges, and the family! You’re Neighbor! Captain Judy and Katy

Captain Judy Helmey , Savannah , GA

We're so very sad to hear of Miss Sarah's passing. We will always remember her smile and adoration for her grandchildren. She will be missed by all who knew her. Our sincere condolences and prayers for all.

Steve & April Farnham, Pooler, GA

Sarah was a special lady and friend and will be missed by all who knew and loved her. May God support and sustain all the Bridges and Davis family members at this time of loss. To Emmet, a special message of everlasting. brotherly love and admiration from "Jimmy".

Laura P. Daniel, Martinez, Ga.

So sorry for your loss. “The hours part you but will bring you together again.” Heartfelt hugs and love to all.

Lawson, Guyton, GA

Glenda I know how much you love your mama I wish I could take the pain away. Lots of prayers for you and your daddy. Love you

Dianna Gunby Vazquez , Vidalia , Ga

My sincere condolences Emmet and Glenda on the loss of Sarah. May you find comfort knowing she is at peace now and you will see her again one day. Jan

Jan Mock , Tybee Island , Ga

While words fail to capture the pain of losing a loved one, we look forward to the time when words will fail to capture the joy of having our heavenly Father return your dear one to you.

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Glenda, our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this sad time. May you find comfort in knowing your mom is at peace now. Praying for strength in the days ahead. God Bless! Johnny and Teresa

Johnny and Teresa Orvin, Richmond Hill, Ga

I am so sorry for the loss of Sarah, wife and mom - irreplaceable. I remember thoughout my entire childhood being on the water with Emmet and Sarah. We had so much fun - going to the House was always a treat. I pray that God blesses you with His peace that passes all understanding.

Brent and Debbie Rose (Abbott), Savannah, GA

May God give you peace and comfort as you say goodbye to your sweet mama. We love you all and are so sad for your loss. It is never easy. Praying for you sweet friend. Lots of love, Brian, Sarah, John, Maddy and Sam Thorpe

Sarah Thorpe, Savannah, GA

Sarah Katherine Davis Bridges, 89, passed away Tuesday, April 23, 2019 surrounded by family at Memorial University Medical Center in Savannah.

Sarah was born September 4, 1929 in Louisville, GA in Jefferson County and lived most of her life in Savannah. Sarah graduated from Louisville Academy, Louisville GA and attended nursing school in Augusta GA.  Sarah worked at Jefferson County Hospital in Louisville GA and attended X-ray technician school at Candler Hospital in Savannah and worked with Dr. Robinson Radiologist. Sarah owned and operated Bridges Wood Products, a custom cabinet & casework company until she retired at 65.

She is survived by her husband, Emmet L. Bridges of Savannah, GA; daughter, Glenda Joyce Bridges Gunby and son-in-law, Jimmy of Savannah, GA;  she was known as Gran to grandchildren, Katheryne "Taylor" Gunby, Garrison Bridges Gunby, Jimmy O'Neal Gunby, III and his wife, Amanda; great-grandchildren, Carter and Amelia Grace and sister, Martha Gay Strickland of Athens, GA.  She was preceded in death by her parents, Wiley Gee Davis and Irene Arrington Davis and her siblings, Hobby, Lonnie, Mary, Jr., Dot.

Visitation will be from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m., Thursday, April 25, 2019 at Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Islands Chapel.

The funeral service will be held at 2:30 p.m., Friday, April 26, 2019 at Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Islands Chapel.

Interment will follow in Hillcrest Abbey West Cemetery.

 

 

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My condolences to the family, I am sorry for your loss death is never an easy thing to bear, but you know our God Jehovah has promised mankind a resurrection so we can see our love ones again. Please read John 5:28,29 this scripture will give the family comfort and strength. For more information on the website at JW.ORG, again I am sorry for your loss.

Cooper, Savannah , Ga

April 25 2019 Dear Glenda and Mr. Bridges, We are all saddened by the lost of your mother! It is an end of a grand era for sure! In our childhood Mrs. Bridges made us walk the straight narrow and in our adulthood she offered us some serious wisdom! We all will miss her beautiful smiling face! Please know that our thoughts and prayers are with you, Mr. Bridges, and the family! You’re Neighbor! Captain Judy and Katy

Captain Judy Helmey , Savannah , GA

We're so very sad to hear of Miss Sarah's passing. We will always remember her smile and adoration for her grandchildren. She will be missed by all who knew her. Our sincere condolences and prayers for all.

Steve & April Farnham, Pooler, GA

Sarah was a special lady and friend and will be missed by all who knew and loved her. May God support and sustain all the Bridges and Davis family members at this time of loss. To Emmet, a special message of everlasting. brotherly love and admiration from "Jimmy".

Laura P. Daniel, Martinez, Ga.

Candle tribute lit by Laura P. Daniel — Georgia

Candle tribute lit by Richard and Ann Lutz and Family — Georgia

So sorry for your loss. “The hours part you but will bring you together again.” Heartfelt hugs and love to all.

Lawson, Guyton, GA

Glenda I know how much you love your mama I wish I could take the pain away. Lots of prayers for you and your daddy. Love you

Dianna Gunby Vazquez , Vidalia , Ga

My sincere condolences Emmet and Glenda on the loss of Sarah. May you find comfort knowing she is at peace now and you will see her again one day. Jan

Jan Mock , Tybee Island , Ga

While words fail to capture the pain of losing a loved one, we look forward to the time when words will fail to capture the joy of having our heavenly Father return your dear one to you.

, ,

Glenda, our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this sad time. May you find comfort in knowing your mom is at peace now. Praying for strength in the days ahead. God Bless! Johnny and Teresa

Johnny and Teresa Orvin, Richmond Hill, Ga

I am so sorry for the loss of Sarah, wife and mom - irreplaceable. I remember thoughout my entire childhood being on the water with Emmet and Sarah. We had so much fun - going to the House was always a treat. I pray that God blesses you with His peace that passes all understanding.

Brent and Debbie Rose (Abbott), Savannah, GA

May God give you peace and comfort as you say goodbye to your sweet mama. We love you all and are so sad for your loss. It is never easy. Praying for you sweet friend. Lots of love, Brian, Sarah, John, Maddy and Sam Thorpe

Sarah Thorpe, Savannah, GA


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