10/18/1930 - 6/6/2019
JoAnn Bridges, 88, of Greenville, passed away on June 6,
2019 at Briarcliff Health Center. A graveside service will be held at 10:30 A.M.,
Monday, June 10, 2019 at Evergreen Cemetery in Paris, Texas with Rev. Deana Lowe officiating. Visitation will be 4 P.M. to 6 P.M., on
Sunday, June 9, 2019 at Coker-Mathews Funeral Home.
Mrs. Bridges was born on October 18, 1930 in Kerens, Texas
to Clifton Seale and Daffie Lee Holmes. She attended East Texas State Teachers
College, now Texas A&M- Commerce. She married Walter Selman (Sonny) Bridges
on August 4, 1951. She worked for Shirey’s Manufacturing, was a homemaker, a
member of Westview United Methodist Church, Daughters of the American
Revolution and The Pioneers Club.
She is survived by her daughter, Julie Ronck and husband,
David of Dallas; grandchildren, Emily Ronck of Dallas and Andrew Ronck of New
York; cousins, Ben Brister of McKinney, Billy Watson of Sachse, and nephew, Dr.
Jack Bankhead of Dallas.
She is preceded in death by her husband and parents.
Special thanks to Bennie Whytus, the staff of Dignity
Hospice and the staff of Briarcliff Health Center.
Donations may be made to American Heart Association www.heart.org or American Lung Association www.lung.org