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Monday, March 11 2019
George B.

Posted by: Clarke & Staples Funeral Homes, Inc. AT 03:24 pm   |  Permalink   |  5 Comments  |  Email
God bless and comfort you in your loss.
Posted by Jackie B. Conner on 03/13/2019 - 07:59 PM
Prayers and thoughts to all the family. I have fondest memories of and regards for the entire family, in addition to my niece and nephews and their families. Bevo, Katie, Bevo, Jr. and Joe were great neighbors in my youth, even "Buster". My best to each and everyone of you, and I am hopeful that good memories will comfort you in ensuing years.
Posted by Jim Harris on 03/14/2019 - 12:11 PM
George Sorry for the passing of your father. Steve and Connie Manning
Posted by Steve an Connie Manning on 03/16/2019 - 12:18 PM
Bevo will be missed, although very fond memories of times at the LCC Golf course will remain. He was a true Gentleman and a wonderful person. Our sincere condolences to the family.
Posted by Jack & Debi Bridgforth on 03/16/2019 - 01:43 PM
I would like to offer my deepest condolences to your family. In times like these the Bible have proven to be of great comfort. The Bible book of John chapter 5 verses 28 and 29 holds out the hope of resurrection for our loved ones who have past; and Joshua chapter 21 verse 45 let's us know that God fulfills his promises. I hope that these Bible verses will bring your family some comfort. For further comfort please visit
Posted by L.M. on 04/06/2019 - 09:11 PM

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George B. “Bevo” Bridgforth, Jr. an avid golfer of Kenbridge, Va. teed off in Heaven March 11, 2019. He was preceded in death by his parents George Blackwell Bridgforth and Katharine Seward Bridgforth and his wife of 45 years, Doris Goodwyn Bridgforth.

He is survived by his three children George and Anne Bridgforth (Austin and Wells), Turner and Myra Bridgforth (Turner and Anna), Jane Wilson (Roy, Katie, Candice and Beth), his brother, Joe Bridgforth (Sally), and four great grandchildren. He was a lifelong tobacco buyer who traveled the east coast tobacco markets which expanded to Europe, Asia, Africa and South America.

He lived to play the game of golf and enjoyed the camaraderie of the foursome. He loved living in Kenbridge and Lunenburg County and couldn’t imagine living anywhere else. Graveside funeral services will be held Sunday, March 17, 2019 at 2PM in the Kenbridge Heights Cemetery, Kenbridge, Va. In lieu of flowers please consider memorial donations to: St. Paul and St. Andrew Episcopal Church, P.O. Box 248, Kenbridge, VA 23944 or Lunenburg Charity Fund, Inc., P.O. Box 974 Kenbridge, VA 23944. Clarke Funeral Home, Kenbridge, in charge of services. Online condolences may be made at

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