Ruth E. Bridges

Ruth Bridges, 82, of Springdale, Arkansas passed away on April 19, 2017 in Springdale, Arkansas. She was born September 15, 1934 in Elizabeth, Arkansas to Jesse and Kate Queen. Ruth is survived by her daughters Debra Bridges, Pam Middleton and husband Eddie, Sonia Cross and husband Larry; grandchildren Chris, Casey, Lindsey, Bethany, Shane, Ashley and Drew; great grandchildren Tara, Brandy, James, Dylan, Cale, Noah, Asher, Ari and Ryan. She is also survived by siblings Dean Moss, Shirley Rhine and Barbara White. "Granny" Bridges always had an unconditional love for her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren. She also enjoyed cooking, gardening, family gatherings, cookouts, playing cards, dominoes, Yahtzee and NASCAR. She had a special fondness for going to garage sales and thrift stores with her family. She will be greatly missed by family and friends, but will live on in our hearts and memories. Ruth was preceded in death by her father, Jesse Queen; mother, Kate Queen-Moss; one son, Billy Ray Queen; a sister, Margie Aldridge and brothers, Gene, Donnie and Glen Moss. Visitation will be 5-7 p.m., Friday, April 21, 2017 at Westfield Chapel Funeral Home, Springdale. Funeral service will be 10 a.m., Saturday, April 22, 2017 at Westfield Chapel Funeral Home. Please visit Ruth's memorial page at

Published April 21, 2017