Twin Reporters, Feb. 06, 1936
From The Courier, Feb. 06, 1936
Cliffside, Feb. 4— Cliffside was saddened January 30 with the death of Mr. Dave Bridges. He had been ill for several weeks when his death occurred. He was born April 21, 1878. He was married in 1906 to Miss Lottie Justice. She preceded him to the grave in 1909. In 1912 he was married to Miss Pannie Webb. He spent seven years of his life in Caroleen and then came to Cliffside to take charge of the telephone office. He lived here sixteen years.
The funeral was held in the Baptist church Saturday. The flower girls were: Mrs. Ed. Carpenter, in charge; Mrs. C. W. Keeter, Mrs. Glenn Matheney, Mrs. Forest Bailey, Mrs. Lox Harrill, Mrs. Frank Hall, and Mrs. Guy Frye.
Honorary pallbearers were: Messrs M. Hendrick, D. C. Whitaker, R. E. Wall, Chas. H. Haynes, Tom Blanton, L. H. Campbell, and Dr. H. L. Robertson.
Active pallbearers were: Messrs. Guy Frye, Monroe Bridges, T. [I] N. Biggerstaff, R. E. Carpenter, Ode Bridges, Glenn Matheney, Henry Roberts, and Muren [Buren] Whitaker.
Interment was in the Cliffside cemetery.
Master Huge Maurice Beason, youngest son of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Beason was buried Saturday morning. At 11 o’clock at the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery.
Peggie Sue, small daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Ernest Taylor is ill at this writing.
Born, to Mr. and Mrs. Herman Norville, a boy.
Born, to Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Allen, a daughter, Sunday morning.
Betty Lee, Jimmie, and Barbara Allen Sparks, children of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Sparks are ill at this writing.
Thomas Claude, son of Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Hawkins [Hamrick], is ill at this writing.