Linda Smith Bridges of Paris, TX flew up to heaven on Easter Sunday, April 4th, 2021.
Linda was born in Mount Vernon, TX on October 24th, 1950 to Vernita ‘Ann’ Skinner and William ‘Gene’ Smith. Linda attended school in Detroit, TX and worked as a hairdresser at The Personal Touch in Paris, TX for over 20 years. Linda had a one-of -a-kind sense of humor and was known for her sense of style and home décor.
Linda is survived by her two daughters, Denise Dixon and husband William of Paris, TX and Sabrina Fuchs and husband Brian of Wasilla, AK. A stepson, Brandon Bridges and wife Claudia of Taylortown, TX and stepdaughter, Geri Kay Bridges of Paris, TX. Five grandchildren, Evan Roberts, Presli Roberts, and Bralen ‘Scout’ Bestul and husband Trever of Paris, TX, Britton Latham of Arcata, CA and Keeli Johnson and husband Ethan of Hugo, OK. Two sisters, Pam Smith of Paris, TX and Anita Fisher of Wasilla, AK. One aunt Linda Thomas of Discovery Bay, CA and one Uncle Bud and wife Louise of Cooper, TX. Numerous nieces and nephews and step-grandchildren. Linda is also survived by her beloved and precious two great-grandchildren, Linkin Boswell and Heidi Bestul who gave her much delight.
Linda was preceded in death by her husband, Gary Bridges, her parents, Vernita ‘Ann’ Skinner and William ‘Gene’ Smith, two brothers, Stanley Smith and Travis Smith, and three sisters, Carron Mae Herring, Patricia Buckley, and Kathy Furr.
A private family memorial service will be held in Linda’s honor. Cremation was under the care and direction of Bright-Holland Funeral Home.
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