Betty M. Bridges,
age 89, of Wilmington, Ohio, passed away suddenly and unexpectedly on Wednesday afternoon, October 14, 2020 at the Clinton Memorial Hospital in Wilmington.
She was born April 9, 1931 in Careytown, Ohio daughter of the late John Everett & Olive Alice (Stoops) Edwards.
Betty retired from the Clinton Memorial Hospital as the Payroll Clerk in 1991 after more than 39 years of service.
She was a member of Wilmington Church of Christ, the Red Hat Society, and the Wilmington Savings Bank Clinton County Senior Citizens Center.
Surviving are her son- Brian (Donna) Swingley of Huber Heights, OH; granddaughter- Allison (Alyssa) Swingley, Ft Wayne, IN; sisters- Joyce Kimball & Virginia (Paul)Pollitt, both of Blanchester; 3 brothers- Dean (Deanna) Edwards, Washington Court House, OH, Wayne Edwards, Columbus, & Ronnie (Marjean) Edwards, Heflin, AL; step-daughter- Shirley (Roy) Eckart, Blanchester. step-granddaughter- Tonya (Neil) South; step-great-granddaughter- Alix South; several nieces and nephews with special niece and caregiver- Robyn Steward, Blanchester.
In addition to her parents, Betty was preceded in death by her first husband- Del Swingley; second husband- Forrest William Bridges; 2 brothers- Art & Lee Edwards and a sister- Juanita Miller.
Funeral Services will be held 10:00 AM, Saturday, October 17, 2020 at the Fisher-Edgington Funeral Home, 97 West Locust Street at North Mulberry Street, Wilmington, with Pastor Dale McCamish officiating. Interment will follow in the Clinton County Memory Gardens, Wilmington.
Friends will be received from 4- 6 PM, Friday, Oct 16 at Fisher-Edgington Funeral Home. Masks are requested.
Contributions in Betty's memory may be made to the Wilmington Savings Bank Clinton County Senior Citizens Center, 717 North Nelson Avenue, Wilmington, Ohio 45177 . To sign the online guest book, go to edgingtonfuneralhomes.com.