May 13, 2010
Mrs. Mary Margaret Smallwood Bridgers, passed away May 13th, 2010 at the age of 91.
She was born and reared in Oklahoma. Married to Colonel Walter M. Bridgers for 63 years, she was a devoted military wife. She embraced every duty station including, Germany, Hawaii, California, and Washington, D.C.
Since retiring to Whispering Pines in 1968, she enjoyed ballroom and square dancing, bridge and being an active member of the MOAA Wives. She was predeceased by her husband in 2002. The family will be receiving friends at Powell Funeral Home for a reception from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. on Thursday May 20th.
Interment will be at Arlington National Cemetery at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her name to: Wounded Warrior Project, 7020 AG Skinner Pkwy, Suite 100, Jacksonville, FL 32256 (904)296-7350