Eva H. "Granny B" Bridgeman, 94, died Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012, at Parkwood Village in Pratt. She was born Oct. 21, 1918, in Lincoln County, Okla., the daughter of Harry and Elsie (Bowman) Tucker. On June 9, 1937 she married Ross E. Bridgeman at Enid, Okla. He preceded her in death on March 28, 1985.
Eva was a farm wife and worked at St. Mary's Hospital in Enid, Okla., for over 20 years. The family lived at Zenda from 1952-1960, then they moved back to Oklahoma. In 2000 she moved to Cunningham, and wrote a column for the Cunningham Courier.
She is survived by a son, Ronald (Ruth Ann) Bridgeman of Zenda; a daughter, Donna (Karl) Werner of Zenda; seven grandchildren, David Bridgeman, Andy Bridgeman, JeanAnn Marquez, Lisa Young, Karla Westerman, Janene Gillen and Karen Tommer; 15 great grandchildren and 14 great-great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, parents and a brother Marvin Tucker.
There will be no visitation as cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 6, at Larrison Mortuary, 300 Country Club Rd., Pratt, with Pastor Mike McGovney presiding and a memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 7 at Ladusau-Evans Funeral Home, 2800 N. Van Buren, Enid, Okla. Private inurnment will be at Memorial Park Cemetery, Enid.
Memorials may be made to Victory in the Valley in care of the mortuary. Condolences may be left at www.larrisonmortuary.com.