Jeanette Burney Bridgers, 87, died Friday, Aug. 19, 2016. She was born in Bladen County to Claude and Lucy Burney. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Lauder Bridgers; and one daughter, Beverly Hope.
The family will receive friends from 2-3:30 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 21 at Clarkton Baptist Church followed by a funeral service at 4 p.m. Burial will be in Clarkton Cemetery. Bladen-Gaskins Funeral Home in Elizabethtown is handling the arrangements.
She is survived by three sons, Wayne Bridgers, Stephen Bridgers, Jeff Bridgers; four brothers, Gethro Burney and Fred Burney, both of Clarkton, Leon Burney of Greenville and Earl Burney of Kelly; seven grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers, make donations to Clarkton Baptist Church 10233 N. College Street, Clarkton, N.C. 28433 or Lower Cape Fear Hospice and LifeCare Center, 206 Warrior Trail, Whiteville, N.C. 28472.