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Cynthia Jacob Bridgeforth

December 19, 1942 September 23, 2019
Cynthia Jacob Bridgeforth
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Obituary for Cynthia Jacob Bridgeforth

Cynthia Jacob Bridgeforth was born on December 19, 1942, in Donaldsonville, Louisiana to Frederick and Marie Jacob.

On December 19, 1942, blessed was the world when Cynthia Jacob Bridforth entered into it. She was born in Donalsonville, Louisiana to the late Frederick and Marie Jacob.

Cynthia received Christ as her Lord and Savior at an early age, and she was raised Catholic. She is a graduate from Hamilton High School, Class of 1960

Cynthia worked as a Custodial Supervisor for many years employed at Shelby State Community College, Southern College of Optometry and finally Memphis State University where she retired in 1994. Cynthia was a very skilled interior decorator, where she wallpapered many homes across Memphis. She also loved to decorate for Christmas and Halloween.

Cynthia departed this life on September 23, 2019, at Methodist University in the care of Alliance Hospice.

She leaves to cherish her memory three daughters, Michelle Sanders (Ronald), Andrea Hunt, and Lori Tuggle (Melvin) and one son Randy Whiting. She also leaves one sister Constance Long and one brother James Jacob, fourteen grandchildren, twelve great-grandchildren, two nephews, and two nieces, cousins, uncles and many friends.
Cynthia was proceeded in death by her parents Frederick and Marie, two brothers Stephen Jacob and Frederick Jacob II and a daughter Felicia Bridgeforth.

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Memorial Service




12:00 PM 9/28/2019 12:00:00 PM - 1:00 PM 9/28/2019 1:00:00 PM
Harrison's Memorial Chapel, Inc.

3320 Millbranch Rd
Memphis, TN 38116

Harrison's Memorial Chapel, Inc.
3320 Millbranch Rd Memphis 38116 TN
United States

Cemetery Details


Calvary Cemetery & Mausoleum Final Resting Place

1663 Elvis Presly Blvd.
Memphis, TN 38106

1663 Elvis Presly Blvd. Memphis 38106 TN
United States

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