Chris Bridges, 44, of Magnolia passed away Tuesday, October 1, 2019 at the University of Arkansas Medical Science Center in Little Rock.
Chris was born on February 6, 1975 in Magnolia. He was a member of the Antioch West Baptist Church. He was a mechanic and a third-generation owner of Bridges Auto Repair which was started in April 1968 by Jackie Bridges. He was an avid motorcycle rider.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Tina (Fannin) Carr; maternal grandparents, Arditha “Monkeyman” and Alta Fannin; and paternal grandfather, Jackie Bridges.
He is survived by his sons, Evan Bridges and his fiancé Ashleigh Sumner, Carson Bridges, and their mother Amy Stiles, Raylen Bridges and his mother Jennifer Bridges; his stepchildren, Zach Wilson and Abby Wilson, all of Magnolia; parents, Rickey and Karen Bridges of Magnolia; stepfather, Ken Carr of Greenville, TX; grandmother, Sue Bridges of Magnolia; fiancé, Nicole Turner of Magnolia; stepsisters Sonya Feemster and husband Todd of Hot Springs and Rebecca Buffington and husband Tony of Siloam Springs; stepbrother David Carr and wife Kristi of Lonoke, TX; and a host of uncles, aunts, nephews, nieces, cousins, and friends.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, October 8, 2019 at the Antioch West Baptist Church with Bro. Aaron Middleton officiating. Burial will follow at the Barlow Cemetery under the direction of Lewis Funeral Home, Inc., in Magnolia.
Visitation will be 6-8 p.m. Monday at Lewis Funeral Home.
Pallbearers will be Lance Young, Phillip Rich, Chad Burdine, Matt Fogo, Chuck Hanson and Wes Warlick. Honorary pallbearers will be Sammy Harris Jr. and Derrel Collier.