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John Furman Bridgers

Posted 1/27/20

FUQUAY-VARINA — John Furman Bridgers, 77, passed away Saturday, Jan. 23, 2020, after a short illness of advanced non-Hodgkin lymphoma and kidney failure.

John was preceded in death by his …

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John Furman Bridgers

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FUQUAY-VARINA — John Furman Bridgers, 77, passed away Saturday, Jan. 23, 2020, after a short illness of advanced non-Hodgkin lymphoma and kidney failure.

John was preceded in death by his parents, Everett R. and Helen P. Bridgers of Wilson; and sister, Patricia B. Harriss, and husband Henry of Angier.

He is survived by his wife of 47 years, Linda; daughter, Amanda, of Cary; son, Christopher, and wife Debbie and two daughters, Ava and Rachel, all of Holly Springs; sister, Mary B. Rand of Lillington; brother-in-law, Steve, and wife Marsha of Wilson; and numerous nieces and nephew.

A visitation will be held from 10:30 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Feb. 8, at Fuquay-Varina United Methodist Church. A memorial service will follow at noon.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Fuquay-Varina United Methodist Church, 100 S. Judd Parkway SE, Fuquay-Varina, NC 27526 or to an organization of choice.

Arrangements are by Thomas Funeral Home, Fuquay-Varina. Condolences may be left at www.thomasfuneral.com.