BRIDWELL, Keren Elizabeth Hamby
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Mrs. Keren Elizabeth Hamby Bridwell,“Keenie”, passed away on Sunday, August 24, 2014 at Autumn Square of Carrollton Manor in Carrollton, GA. She was born in Atlanta, GA on August 26, 1915, daughter of the late Howard Herbert Hamby, Sr. and Julia Bell Phillips Hamby of Smyrna, GA. She was married to her husband, the late Judge George E. Bridwell of Smyrna, GA for 58 years. “Keenie” graduated from Marietta High School in 1932 and married her husband, George, in 1937. She gave birth to George Kenneth Bridwell in 1938 and Carol Elaine Bridwell Darby in 1940. She was employed at Rich’s of Atlanta for 30 years. She is preceded in death by her husband and parents; her son, George “Kenneth” Bridwell; her sister, Majorie Hamby Stewart; and her brother, Howard Herbert Hamby, Jr. She is survived by her daughter, Elaine and her husband, Dr. Bob Darby; five grandsons, Robert Darby, Jr., Michael Darby, Mark Darby, Rocky Bridwell, Matthew Bridwell and Tyler Bridwell; three granddaughters, Michelle Darby Klein, Lisa Bridwell Popham and Hope Bridwell Poole; sixteen greatgrandchildren and three great-great grandchildren. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Wednesday, August 27, 2014 between 10 am and 11 am. Funeral Services will follow at 11 from the Chapel of Hightower Funeral Home with Reverend Jason Hatchett officiating. Michael Darby, Chandler Darby, Jake Popham, Mark Darby, Daryl Chappell and Dan Klein will serve as pallbearers. Interment will follow in Crest Lawn Memorial Park. Hightower Funeral Home of Bremen has charge of the arrangements. Share your thoughts and memories in our guestbook at:


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